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  • Five Reasons to be Inspired by Encaustic Painting

    New art materials are inspiring!! Learning a new technique can bring to surface a multitude of ideas and possibilities. When I discovered Jasper Johns in university I was fascinated by the texture achieved in his paintings using encaustic. At that time, I understood encaustic paint to be a mixture of wax and pigment so I started to melt sculpting wax with oil paint […]