Workshops

Edited by Dawna Bemis

July 2017


Susanne K. Arnold
July 5-26
Abstract Monotype Encaustic
Westminster Canterbury Richmond
Richmond, Va.

June 26-July 31
Encaustic Painting
Creative Arts Workshop
New Haven, Conn.

July 26-28
Center for Contemporary Printmaking
Norwalk, Conn.

Debra Claffey
July 1-29
Encaustic Introduction
Debra Claffey Studio
New Boston, N.H.

July 20-22
R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.

July 31-Aug 4
Solarplate Etching in Depth
Castle Hill Center for the Arts
Truro, Mass.

Helen DeRamus
July 13-16
Mixed Media Encaustic Painting
Helen DeRamus Studio
Marietta, Ga.

Jane Guthridge
July 15-16
Encaustic Monotypes
Breckenridge Creative Arts
Breckenridge, Colo.

July 18-21
Ah Haa School for the Arts
Telluride, Colo.

July 13-15
R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.

June 20-July 25
Encaustic Painting
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

July 6-27
Encaustic Painting
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

July 8
Encaustic Painting
The Workhouse
Lorton, Va.

July 22
Encaustic Painting Workshop
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

July 12-15
Paula Roland Studio
Santa Fe, N.M.

July 29-30
Engine
Biddeford, Maine

July 15-16
Elise Wagner Studio
Portland, Ore.


August 2017

Debra Claffey
Aug 5-26
Debra Claffey Studio
New Boston, N.H.

Helen DeRamus
Aug 19-20
Painting the Line
Fountainhead Art Space
Roswell, Ga.

Aug 26-27
Intro to Encaustic Painting
Booth Art Academy
Cartersville, Ga.

Jeffrey Hirst
Aug 9-11
Mixed Media Printmaking
Grand Marais Art Colony
Grand Marais, Minn.

Aug 12-13
Intro to Encaustic
Grand Marais Art Colony
Grand Marais, Minn.

Aug 26-27
Intro to Encaustic
Jeffrey Hirst Studio
Chicago, Ill.

Sherrie Posternak
Aug 1
Embedded Imagery In Encaustic
Embassy Suites
Phoenix, Ariz.

Aug 3-4
Paper Collage with Encaustic and Mixed Media Encaustic on Soft Supports
Embassy Suites
Phoenix, Ariz.

Lisa Pressman
Aug 7-11
Expanding Your Vision with R&F Pigment Sticks, oils and Mixed Media
Ah Haa School of the Arts
Telluride, Colo.

Lynda Ray
Aug 8-Sept 29
Encaustic Painting
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

Aug 10-31
Encaustic Painting
The Cultural Arts Center of Glen Allen
Glen Allen, Va.

Aug 12
Encaustic Painting
The Workhouse
Lorton, Va.

Paula Roland
Aug 21-25
Advanced Encaustic Topics
Paula Roland Studio
Santa Fe, N.M.

Dietlind Vander Schaaf
Aug 5-6
Encaustic: Next Level
Maine College of Art
Portland, Maine

Aug 12-13
Metal/Metalic
Engine
Biddeford, Maine

Elise Wagner
Aug 19-20
Encaustic Collagraph Printmaking
Elise Wagner Studio
Portland, Ore.
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September 2017

Dorothy Cochran
Sept 2-4
Wax, Yupo and Washi
Snow Farm
Williamsburg, Mass.

Jeffrey Hirst Studio
Chicago, Ill.

Sept 8-10
Clancy Studio
Snow Hill, Md.

Sept 14-16
Large Format Encaustic
R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.

Sept 13-Oct 4
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

Sept 16-Oct 5
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

Sept 16
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

Sept 30
Encaustic Workshop
The Workhouse
Lorton, Va.
Sept 10-16
Maine Coast Encaustic Workshop Retreat
The Colony Hotel
Kennebunkport, Maine

Sept 30-Oct 1
Maine College of Art
Portland, Maine

Elise Wagner
Sept 16-17
Encaustic Collagraph Printmaking
Elise Wagner Studio
Portland, Ore.

Deborah Winiarski
Sept 16-17
Introductory Encaustic Workshop
The Art Students League of New York
New York, N.Y.


October 2017

Helen Dannelly
Oct 21-22
Intro to 3-D Encaustic
Bridgeport Art Center #3A-3120
Chicago, Ill.

Oct 7-8
Hirst Minneapolis Studio
Minneapolis, Minn.

Oct 19-21
R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.
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Oct 2-6
Northeast Art Workshops
Gloucester, Mass

Oct 8-10
Advanced Encaustic
Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill
Truro, Mass.

Oct 27-29
Expanding Your Vision with R&F Pigment Sticks, Oils and Mixed Media
Amanda Jolley Studio
Kansas City, Mo.

Oct 25-Nov 22
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

Oct 26-Nov 30
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.

Paula Roland
Oct 11-14
Mentoring: Special Projects Fall
Paula Roland Studio
Santa Fe, N.M.

Oct 25-28
Monotypes-Intermediate: Finding Your Style and Unique Voice!
Paula Roland Studio
Santa Fe, N.M.

Haystack Mountain School of Craft
Stonington, Maine

Oct 14-15
Color + 3-D Composition
Maine College of Art
Portland, Maine


Workshops By Appointment

Studio Drop-In: Independent Projects
Contact to arrange time
Binnie's Studio
Norwalk, Conn.

Three days by appointment
Evans Encaustic

Two to three days by appointment
Evans Encaustic

By appointment
Evans Encaustic

Private career coaching and consultation
By phone anywhere and individualized visits in the Boston area and New York City

Paula Roland

By appointment
Mentoring by the hour
Paula Roland Studio or by phone
Santa Fe, N.M.

ProWax artists who offer workshops by region

West    
Heidi F. Beal
Known for her generous and nurturing teaching style, Heidi encourages students to take their creativity to the next level. Workshops for beginning and intermediate students are held at a residential retreat-like setting.
Heidi F. Beal Fine Arts
Bakersfield, Calif.
David A. Clark
Encaustic Printmaking is a primer to the encaustic monotype and progresses to an exploration of the more advanced techniques involved in producing repeatable images while printing with wax.
David A. Clark Studio
Palm Springs, Calif.
Jeff Juhlin
Jeff offers private instruction workshops in introduction and advanced encaustic and non-encaustic monotype printmaking.
Jeff Juhlin Studio
Salt Lake City, Utah
Shawna specializes in teaching unique encaustic techniques to artists of all levels. Her private and semi-private workshops assist artists to reach their creative potential.
Shawna Moore Art
Whitefish, Mont.

Elise Wagner
Offering intimate group sessions (maximum of 3) that allow for individualized attention in encaustic collagraph printmaking and integrating encaustic painting with printmaking. One on one private/group schedule sessions and three day retreats also available.
Elise Wagner Studio
Portland, Ore.

Southwest


Cheryl D. McClure

Cheryl teaches encaustic one-on-one in her studio. She occasionally teaches other media there as well.
Cheryl McClure Studio
Overton, Texas

Paula Roland
Encaustic Monotypes - All Levels; Mark Making On/Off the HotBox; Graphite/Carbon and Wax; Encaustic Painting. Comprehensive  workshops for the experienced and newcomers to encaustic.
Paula's Santa Fe Studio
Santa Fe, N.M.


Midwest

Jeffrey Hirst
I teach all levels of Encaustic Painting from introductory to master. I also teach Encaustic Collagraph, Screenprinting onto Encaustic, Intaglio, Screenprinting onto paper, Traditional Collagraph and Experimental Printmaking.

Hirst Chicago Studio and Hirst Minneapolis Studio

Sarah Rehmer
Various workshops throughout the year in Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan

Southeast

Elena De La Ville
Private or small group workshops in my studio in North Sarasota.
Encaustic, Cold Wax, Collage/Mixed Media, Photography. Contact for more info and dates.
Elena De La Ville Studio
Sarasota, Fla.
Helen DeRamus
Ongoing workshops in beginning to advanced encaustic painting, monotype printmaking, and abstract drawing techniques. Available are one and two day workshops, private instruction, and individual mentoring.
Helen DeRamus Studio
Georgia
Hylla Evans
Hylla offers a residency and private classes in color theory and encaustic works on paper.
Hylla Evans Studio
Lynda Ray
Wherever you are Lynda will take you to the next level. Positive and critical dialogue create growth. Her teaching allows for consideration of the challenges of making art.
Various locations on the East Coast
Richmond, Va.


Northeast

Corina S. Alvarezdelugo
Corina offers private and group instruction in the visual arts, including encaustic painting, printmaking and sculpture, with an emphasis in mixed media. Classes available for all levels: beginners to advanced.
Corina's Studio at Erector Square
New Haven, Conn.
Kim offers workshops in encaustic, sculpture, art/science, creativity and professional development nationally as a visiting artist, as well as privately out of her studio.
Rockland, Maine

Binnie Birstein
Everything encaustic! With an emphasis on a painterly approach form beginner to advanced, incorporating other materials, alternative mark-making, critical thinking. Private and small group instruction.
Binnie's studio at Firing Circuits Studios
Norwalk, Conn.
Dorothy Cochran
Dorothy’s professional level workshops and classes focus on all forms of printmaking including relief, intaglio, lithography, and silkscreen. Specialized workshops include encaustic collagraph and monotype printmaking. Private consultation is available.
Various venues listed under events.
N.Y., N.J. and beyond
Joanne Mattera
A widely exhibited artist represented by galleries around the country, Joanne draws on her diverse professional background--curator, juror, reviewer, essayist, gallery director, visiting lecturer at the college level, and 20 years in publishing--to offer private consultations to artists looking to advance in their career. Phone consultations anywhere, and individualized visits in the Boston area and New York City.
Laura Moriarty
Laura offers advanced painting workshops with an emphasis on excavation techniques and studio consultations.
Sedona Arts Center, Truro Center for the Arts and R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.

Lisa Pressman
Lisa teaches workshops that focus on an approach to art making that includes using oil and cold wax or encaustic and mixed media.
N.J. and beyond
West Orange, N.J.
Deborah Winiarski
Year-round workshops: Introduction to Encaustic Painting - The Basics and Beyond, Encaustic Monotype Printmaking, Encaustic in Three Dimensions.
The Art Students League of New York
New YorkCity

International

Raé Miller
Raé teaches classes in encaustic painting, monotype, and painting on paper for artists at all levels. She also offers customized classes, project development assistance, and private instruction. Raé opens her studio to individual selected artist retreats.
Raé Miller Studio/Gallery, Fabrica La Aurora
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Lora Murphy
Contemporary Portraiture in Encaustic. The step by step instruction will show you how to approach a portrait or figure from the initial drawing to the final highlight.
Seacliff Studios
Ireland and Denmark