2019 WORKSHOP schedule

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APRIL 14: ADVANCED PHOTO ENCAUSTICS

AT CERULEAN ARTS - PHILADELPHIA, PA

This advanced class will expand on encaustic techniques and include a wax pouring process, mixing brushing and pouring techniques together and working on a larger panel.  Some previous experience with the encaustic medium required.

Sunday, April 14
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  
$95 + $35 materials fee (includes all materials) 
Registration Deadline: April 7 

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MAY 5: ENCAUSTIC LAYERING WITH LEAH MACDONALD
AT MAIN LINE ART CENTER - HAVERFORD, PA


Take the medium of encaustic paint to a new level with a layering class! Learn to mix translucent layers of color over one another to create an incredible encaustic painting with details underneath. Advance your skills and learn things about encaustic painting you never knew!

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JUNE 7 - 9: CELEBRATING THE FIGURE

WITH LEAH MACDONALD AND MARCIE WOLF-HUBBARD

AT LEAH’S STUDIO - PHILADELPHIA, PA

A 3-day figurative art making intensive with live model with live figure drawing/photography and encaustic instruction. No experience necessary, just a love for the female form and encaustic mixed media!

Marcie is a Maryland based encaustic artist specializing in the figure, nature, drawing and painting. Leah and Marcie met and became friends at the Encaustic Castle Artists Residency 2018.

No experience necessary - all paints supplied + hahnemuhle paper, panels & drawing materials

  • Friday Evening: excursion in Philadelphia to an art exhibit

  • Saturday: live model to draw and photograph + lunch provided

  • Sunday: Encaustic painting instruction all day + lunch provided

Investment: $580

Contact Leah for more details: leahwax@aol.com


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JUNE 25 - 28: PHOTO ENCAUSTICS

AT BIG DRAMATIC QUESTIONS ARTIST RETREAT - COLLINGWOOD, ONTARIO

Students will explore collage, photography with live model (including a horse!), and learn the basics of making a layered encaustic collage painting. We will work in the studio and also take an excursion around the beautiful Blue Mountains.

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JULY 14: ENCAUSTIC WORKSHOP WITH LEAH MACDONALD

AT THE BANANA FACTORY - BETHLEHEM, PA

More details coming soon…


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Schedule a Private Workshop:

Great for small groups or one-on-one sessions. At your studio or mine! Price and availability upon request.

Portfolio Development & Photography Mentorships:

A long-term, 10-month learning experience. Work one-on-one to develop a cohesive, refined body of work using a variety of mixed media and encaustic techniques. The Portfolio Development Mentorship is great for beginners and experienced artists looking to refine their portfolio. Price and availability upon request.

For inquiries, contact Leah: leahwax@aol.com  |  610-247-9964


SAVE THE DATE - SUMMER 2020

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AUGUST 23 - 28, 2020:

ENCAUSTICS WITH LEAH MACDONALD & LORRAINE GLESSNER

AT LAREAU FARM INN

Details coming soon…

Waitsfield, VT | www.lareaufarm.com