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Encaustic (Wax) Painting

at FIELD COLONY - Hoboken

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Hoboken, New Jersey
1001 Bloomfield St
At 10th St
Hoboken, New Jersey 07030
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Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this encaustic class:

Encaustic is the name for both a wax painting and a painting process involving heat to apply and fuse the medium. The name encaustic comes from the greek enkaustikos which means “to heat” or “to burn”. Heat is used throughout the encaustic painting process to layer and melt the wax elements onto the canvas.

In this class you will guided on the use a handheld heat gun to melt colored waxes through a variety of techniques. Your final composition can be self-directed or provided for you by the instructor.

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Cancellations made at least 48 hours in advance of the class will be honored with a full refund. Students who cancel less than 48 hours prior to the start time of the class will receive a credit towards a future class.


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Reviews of Classes at FIELD COLONY (34)

(34 Reviews)
Encaustic (Wax) Painting
Reviewed by Marla P. on 9/24/2019
Really enjoyed this class. It helped reignite my creative side.
Encaustic (Wax) Painting
Reviewed by Anonymous on 8/20/2019
The instructor was gracious and the art space is beautiful. I am currently exploring encaustic painting further. I will take more classes there
Encaustic (Wax) Painting
Reviewed by Liz F. on 8/5/2019
This was a fantastic and fun art class! The instructor Aaron is an extremely knowledgeable teacher and artist. I will definitely plan on taking another class at Field Colony studio.
Encaustic (Wax) Painting
Reviewed by Anonymous on 7/25/2019
thanks so much! it was nice to be able to learn how to play with the wax.
Encaustic (Wax) Painting
Reviewed by Anonymous on 2/18/2019
Class was small and personal with an instructor who was very upbeat and willing to help. Wax painting was fun, unique & therapeutic! Highly recommend even for completely novice artists like myself :)



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Encaustic Painting

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This 3 hour workshop is an overview of Encaustic painting. Participants will learn the fundamentals of working in this medium and will have a chance to explore multiple techniques. We will learn how to melt, mix, and apply the wax to create smooth and textured surfaces as well as how to incise the wax to create intricate drawings. Collage and photocopy...

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