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2 Day Workshop Begs & Advanced – Sizzling Colours with ENCAUSTIC WAX

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 9 May 2021 at 10:00 am

| $180 – $300

Presented by: The Artery – Art Learning Space

The intricate art of encaustic wax painting using Bee’s wax in its natural yellow state along with imported colour-rich pigments from sunny Greece. Get creative with heat guns and other mediums to produce 3 beautiful artworks to take home and hang on your wall.

Learn the core techniques of:

  • Layering
  • Fusing
  • Blending
  • Collage
  • Mark making
  • Embedding

Hang out and meet other creatives in our wonderful art learning space while discovering the joys of colour whilst bathing in the delicious scent of beeswax.

Bring a friend or family member along and you will receive a $40.00 pack of Encaustic Products when both of you register. Sue also has all the Encaustic Products and brushes available for sale on the day. Includes Natural Wax, Colour Waxes, Pigments & Haka Brushes etc. from her sources overseas.

What to bring along:

Your own materials if you wish would be dried leaves, small dry twigs, small shells, cotton materials eg. lace, string, features, tissue papers, doodads etc.

Tutor: Sue MacDougall

Saturday the 8th May – Beginners

Sunday the 9th May – Advance

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: $180 day or both at a discounted rate of $300

All Materials Supplied as well as morning and afternoon tea.

Sue lives in NZ permanently after over 20 years of living in Greece coming back to NZ and do go back there once or twice a year. She is recognized for her bold and colourful work in different mediums that create structure, depth, movement and texture.

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May 8
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$180 – $300
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The Artery – Art Learning Space
07-571 3232


The Artery – Art Learning Space
Historic Village, 17th Ave West, Tauranga South, Tauranga 3112
Tauranga, Bay of Plenty 3112 New Zealand
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07-571 3232