encaustic medium

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 for encaustic printmaking Introducing 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. Enkaustikos Hot Sticks are available in 86 artist grade colours some are opaque, some semi-transparent and some transparent for a variety of effects. This new stick shape opens the door to different encaustic application techniques. Encaustic Printmaking ...
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How to get started with Encaustic Painting | List of Tools & Art Supplies | Encaustic Basics

How to get started with Encaustic Painting | List of Tools & Supplies

Get started with Encaustic Painting If you've been wondering for awhile how do I do encaustic painting? and now you're ready to get started, this post will help you choose the encaustic supplies and hot wax tools you need to set up your studio. You can also learn a lot more about encaustic painting by reading the other posts in the encaustic beginner's guide. Encaustic is an expensive medium, and you should consider your budget before you begin. You will need to set up a studio space that has good ventilation and you will need to purchase hot tools ...
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