Friday, Apr 5 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gabriola Arts & Heritage Centre


Chris Straw

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Learn how to select images for photo encaustic treatment, mount them, paint on them with wax (encaustic medium), and manipulate the wax to create a unique and durable presentation of your photos. Discuss techniques for framing and finishing your pieces.

Chris is a photographer, teacher and mixed media artist who specializes in infusing photographic prints with encaustic medium (beeswax).  chrisstrawphotography.com

15+ | $110 | 10 max

Participants take home: 3 to 4 finished photo encaustic images

Participants need to bring: minimum three photographic prints, (5″x7″ or 8″x10″ ) apron or old clothing notebook, pen heat gun (if you have one)