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Workshop | Painting With Wax: An Introduction to Encaustic Art

April 17 @ 9:30 am - April 18 @ 4:00 pm


This is designed to be a fun and informative experience, learning the basics of painting with hot wax.

Participants will have the opportunity to experiment with a blow torch, image transfer, using stencils, collaging with encaustic and gaining an understanding layering of the medium. Additionally Liz Priestley will be giving tips and tricks on mixing colours and using oil paint glazes. Students will have two 30cm x 30cm boards to work on and should have one completed artwork by the end of the day. All materials are provided and all skill levels welcome.


Two dates available. Bookings open Monday 1 March 2021 @ 5pm.

Date: Saturday 17 April 2021 OR Sunday 18 April 2021

Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm

Cost: $225 General, $202.50 Friends of NERAM & Culture Club Members

Venue: Packsaddle Studio (located at the rear of the NERAM building)


If you wish to use your $25 NSW Discover Voucher, please call our Front of House on (02) 6772 5255 to place your ticket. Be sure to bring your voucher on the day. NB: You can only redeem one voucher per day at a business. However, you can combine your voucher with another person’s voucher towards the same bill.

Protective clothing required. Long sleeves (cotton preferred), apron and closed in shoes.

Minimum number of students required for class to run. Please be aware that once bookings close we are unable to offer a refund.



April 17 @ 9:30 am
April 18 @ 4:00 pm
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