Exploration in Encaustics (Register by May 12)
June 1, 2019 - June 2, 2019
Saturday, Sunday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come explore the world of encaustic art making. Learn more about this ancient process of wax painting. Develop new techniques and enhance current works through your new found skills.
The instructor will provide a heat source, oil pastels, resin, powdered pigment, base wax, vegetable oil, muffin tin with colored waxes, and some brushes
Supplies to bring
Students may bring original photographs, paper, and their own natural hair brushes if they wish. *Please Note once a brush is used to be an encaustic brush, it will always be an encaustic brush. Please bring a sketchbook, and please buy three gesso boards, one 5×7 and two 9×12″
Location and Parking
Newport Art Museum School classes are held in the Coleman Center, located at 26 Liberty Street. Please park in our museum parking lots.
Education and Policies
Please review our policies and procedures here before the start of class.
To receive a discounted price, you have three options:
If you're not a member:
Purchase a membership along with a class or event registration, and the discount will be applied in your cart.
If you are a member, and you purchased your membership on this website:
log into your account and the discount will be applied in your cart. You can log in before your purchase, or during the checkout process.
If you are a member, and you did not purchase your membership on this website:
Log in with the email address we have on file for you. If you haven't logged into this website before, you'll need to reset your password first.
If you are a member, and you're having an issue logging in:
Purchase a registration for a class or event, and then call or email the museum, and we will be happy to apply the discount to your purchase.