Introduction to Encaustic Painting 11th May, Dublin city centre

Learn the ancient art of encaustic Painting during an introductory day right in the center of Dublin City.

During the day long workshop, you will have the opportunity to discover the fascinating art of Encaustics, an ancient painting process using molten beeswax, resins and natural pigments. You will be introduced to the basic techniques of encaustic painting, sharing its spontaneous virtues of working with texture and colours and its versatility with building up layers. You will have the opportunity to learn easy and effective techniques in a fun and relax atmosphere and create beautiful artworks to bring home. Using an experimental approach to explore technique and manipulate the paint, you will be able to create a beautiful artwork and embellish it using a wide range of techniques Cost: €120, including all materials. Also a pdf printout containing all the information you need as well as a list of suppliers. Art Classes for everyone: absolute beginners and developing artists alike.


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11 May 2019


Block T, 8 Basin View, Ushers, Dublin 8

Opening Hours

10 to 4 pm

Further Information

Isabelle Gaborit

Participatory aspect


Suitability for families


GPS Co-Ordinates

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