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Artist Talk & Demo: History of Encaustic

Buenaventura Art Association
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Demo and Talk: History of Encaustic with Joyce Lombard
Sunday, May 6, 2pm
at the Buenaventura Gallery

Learn about the ancient art of Encaustic Painting with BAA and LAXWAX member (The Los Angeles Chapter of International Encaustic Artists), Joyce Lombard. Encaustic painting is one of the world's oldest art forms. A mixed media technique that involves using heated beeswax to which colored pigments have been added, the earliest applications of encaustic wax paint was done by the artists of Ancient Greece. Heat is used throughout the process, from melting the beeswax and varnish to fusing the layers of wax.

This demo and artist talk is free of charge.
The public is invited!

Demo and talk in conjunction with Joyce's duo show, Encaustic & Stone, along with sculptor Virginia Buckle, exhibiting April 18 - May 19, 2018.

No registration required.
Call the Buenaventura Gallery at 805-648-1235 for info.
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