Encaustic Painting with Image Transfer and Collage

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Instructor Margot Hartford

In this three day workshop you will be introduced to the art of encaustic painting, or painting with wax. The workshop will address heating, fusing and manipulating wax, as well as how to incorporate papers and add image transfers. You will receive two 2-inch thick wooden panels and will take home at least 2 completed works of encaustic art. The workshop is open to all, with no prior experience in art making required. All materials will be supplied but students are encouraged to bring their own papers, photos and additional collage materials.


$20.00 materials fee paid to the instructor
3 meetings
Fort Mason (2 Marina Blvd – Bldg B, San Francisco, CA 94123)
Room 103

Materials List:

The instructor will supply all materials necessary but you are encouraged to bring some of your own collected papers, photos and additional collage materials.