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Encaustic Printmaking without a Hotbox

Encaustic printmaking without a hotbox
Disclosure: Enkaustikos sent me free samples of Hot Sticks to review for this post.

Enkaustikos Hot Sticks

Enkaustikos hot sticksIntroducing Hot Sticks the newest product from Enkaustikos. Hot Sticks are ready-to-use professional encaustic paints, the same formula as Enkaustikos Hot Cakes, in a stick format. Hot Sticks are made from Pharmaceutical Grade (USP) beeswax, damar resin, and artist quality pigments.… Read More →

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Monotype Workshop with Kathryn Bevier

Encaustic on Washi Monoprinting workshop with Kathryn Bevier

Today I attended a monotype workshop taught by Kathryn Bevier at The Japanese Paper Place in Toronto – “Encaustic on Washi: using a light touch with Kathryn Bevier”.

Kathryn Bevier is a Rochester-based artist who has worked for seven years helping to develop a line of encaustic paints known as Enkaustikos.… Read More →

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Monotype printmaking an introduction

monotype printmaking with Dorothy Furlong-Gardner, David A. Clark and Kathleen Lemoine

Today is the first day of the Fifth International Encaustic Conference. This year’s conference is being held in Provincetown. Provincetown is known for its beaches, harbor, artists, tourist industry, and its status as a gay village. Commercial Street is a colourful narrow one-way street with more pedestrians, bikes, and pedicabs than cars lined with shops, restaurants and galleries.… Read More →