Intro to Encaustic Painting

  • January 23, 2018
  • From: 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM


Explore the world of encaustic painting!

Learn how to compose a work of art by layering pigmented wax. Experiment with carving through the surface to create intricate patterns and reveal hidden colors.

Join us in a nurturing environment to create for yourself or for someone else as participants are introduced to this art form and are guided to explore the process within.

When: Tuesday January 23, 2:00-5:00pm

Ages: Teen-Adult

Cost: $60

Instructor: Susan Heeringa-Pieper

Susan Heeringa-Pieper has been an artist since being placed on this earth. Her work is conceptual in nature, focusing on universal, and spiritual truths. She uses a combination of mixed media including bees wax, wire, found objects, and oil and acrylic paints. She holds a degree in art from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, with an associate degree in graphic arts.