Spring Flowers and Stampzetz

Spring is coming here in the UK  and colourful flowers inspire the urge to paint and capture that brightness after all the dull winter days. These examples below are all done by colouring-over with the stylus. A photo image was printed out onto regular copy paper, then glued onto a more rigid card board –…

Playing with wax – levels of interpretation

A hotplate allows the card or other suitable substrate to be heated from underneath. Touch that card or surface with some hard wax colour and it melts into possibilities that are only limited by your imagination. Many things could be found, but the question becomes an individual one, a journey into your own imagination and…

Happy Christmas & a Wonderful New Year

Our very best wishes to you all for a Happy Christmas and a Wonderful New Year.   Thanks you all for your interest and time spent looking into or creating with the encaustic arts. We continue to be inspired by what so many of you are doing with this fascinating medium. Well done and thank you again.…