ENCAUSTIC CLASS SCHEDULE

To sign up for classes, visit www.weaveandwobble.com

Intro to Encaustics

In this class you’ll learn what tools you’ll need and how to create your own encaustic painting. From recommended heat sources, medium, and equipment to prepping, fusing & painting, this course will cover the basics and introduce you to the dynamic world of encaustics. Materials are included in the class fee, allowing you to walk away with a completed encaustic painting.

 

Class Fee: $160

Location: Weave and Wobble, Belleville, IL

 

Available dates include:
Saturday, March 12, 1-4 pm
Saturday, April 9, 1-4 pm
Saturday, June 11. 1-4 pm
Saturday, July 9, 1-4 pm
Saturday, August 13, 1-4 pm
Saturday, September 1-4 pm
Saturday, October 8, 1-4 pm
Saturday, November 12, 1-4 pm

Encaustic & Shellac Burn

In this intermediate course, learn how to get the sought-after effect of crackling cells left behind by a shellac burn. You’ll be introduced to a variety of techniques and shellac additives that allow you to get the desired look. All material fees are included in the class fee, allowing you to walk away with a completed piece. *It’s recommended to take the Introduction to Encaustics course or to have encaustic painting knowledge prior to taking this class.

 

Class Fee: $175

Location: Weave and Wobble, Belleville, IL

Available dates include:
Saturday, June 25, 1-4 pm (3 hrs)
Thursday, September 8, 5-8 pm (3 hrs)

Encaustic & Pigment Sticks

In this intermediate course, you’ll learn how to incise, draw, and glaze on your encaustic painting using pigment sticks. Beginning with a wood panel, you’ll layer in medium, paints and oil pigment sticks to create a textured encaustic painting. All materials are included in the class fee, allowing you to walk away with a completed piece. *It’s recommended to take the Introduction to Encaustics course or to have encaustic painting knowledge prior to taking this class.

Class Fee: $175

Location: Weave and Wobble, Belleville, IL


Available dates include:
Saturday, April 23, 1-4 pm (3 hrs)
Thursday, July 28, 5-8 pm (3 hrs)

Encaustic & PanPastels

In this intermediate course, you’ll learn to layer in PanPastels, giving history, luminosity and depth to your encaustic painting. You’ll experiment with blending techniques and stencils as both an underpainting or as the final top coat. All material fees are included in the class fee, allowing you to walk away with a completed piece. *It’s recommended to take the Introduction to Encaustics course or to have encaustic painting knowledge prior to taking this class.

 

Class Fee: $175

Location: Weave and Wobble, Belleville, IL

 

Available dates include:
Saturday, May 21, 1-4 pm (3 hrs)
Thursday, August 25, 5-8 pm (3 hrs)

Encaustic & Image Transfers

In this intermediate course, you’ll learn how to use image transfers within your encaustic paintings. You’ll learn what types of images transfer best and the best techniques to ensure a smooth finished look. All material fees are included in the class fee, allowing you to walk away with a completed piece. *It’s recommended to take the Introduction to Encaustics course or to have encaustic painting knowledge prior to taking this class.

Class Fee: $175

Location: Weave and Wobble, Belleville, IL

Available dates include:
Saturday, October 15, 1-4 pm (3 hrs)
Thursday, November 17, 5-8 pm (3 hrs)