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VA: Painting with Encaustic: Layers, Richness and Personal Vision with Lisa Pressman

Ah Haa School for the Arts

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Ah Haa School for the Arts 300 South Townsend St. TellurideCO  81435
Saturday, August 8, 2015 - Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Ah Haa School for the Arts 300 South Townsend St. TellurideCO  81435

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What's Included

This encaustic workshop introduces and expands the use of the encaustic medium for participants. Pressman will guide students in basic and advanced techniques to creating works that are rich in layers and transparency. Color application, methods of fusing, image transfers, mark making, pigment sticks, pastels, graphite will be covered. Encaustic equipment, history and safety will be addressed. Along with technique, experimentation is encouraged and combined with attention to art fundamentals,editing and content. The emphasis is on freeing the creative spirit so that a personal language and vision can develop into a new series of work. Activities will include exercises, informal group discussion and individual support.

About This Organizer

The Ah Haa School for the Arts is a community center of learning and culture that offers a wide variety of programs and seeks to inspire individuals of all ages to explore, develop and celebrate their creativity. Our home is a turn-of-the-century train depot, a beautiful building listed on the National Register of Historic Places, located in scenic Telluride, Colorado.

Organizer Info

  • Ah Haa School for the Arts

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Ah Haa School for the Arts 300 South Townsend St. TellurideCO  81435
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