Workshops

Edited by Dawna Bemis

October 2017

Debra Claffey
Saturdays in October
Encaustic Introduction
Debra Claffey Studio
New Boston, N.H.

Oct 22
The Montclair Art Museum
Montclair, N.J.

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

Oct 7-8
Hirst Chicago Studio
Chicago, Ill.
and
Oct 19-21
R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.

Oct 21
Encaustic Painting
The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
Glen Allen, Va.
and
Oct 25 - Nov 15
Encaustic Painting
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.
and
Oct 26 - Nov 16
Encaustic Painting Workshop
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.
and
Oct 26
Encaustic Painting
The Workhouse
Lorton, Va.

Jodi Reeb
Oct 27
Beginning Encaustic and Studio Time
Jodi Reeb Studio
Minneapolis, Minn.


November 2017

Karen Freedman
Nov 2-4
Maintaining Your Edge: The Art of Stenciling
R&F Handmade Paints
Kingston, N.Y.

Jeffrey Hirst
Nov 4-5
Intro to Encaustic
Hirst Chicago Studio
Chicago, Ill.

Jeffrey Hirst and Jodi Reeb
Nov 10-12
Alternative Surfaces for Encaustic Paintings
Hirst Minneapolis Studio
Minneapolis, Minn.

Lora Murphy
Nov 15-17
Contemporary Portraiture
EOM Studio
Mulraney, County Mayo, Ireland

Lynda Ray
Nov 4
Encaustic + Photos
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.
and
Nov 18
Encaustic Painting Workshop
The Workhouse
Lorton, Va.

Jodi Reeb
Nov 17
One-Day Encaustic Workshop
Jodi Reeb Studio
Minneapolis, Minn.

Elise Wagner
Nov 11-12
Encaustic Collagraph Printmaking
Elise Wagner Studio
Portland, Ore.
.
December 2017

Dorothy Cochran
Dec 1-2
Wax, Yupo and Washi
Central Coast Printmakers Studio
San Luis Obispo, Calif.

Jeffrey Hirst Studio
Chicago, Ill.
and
Jeffrey Hirst Studio
Chicago, Ill.

Dec 2
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Richmond, Va.
and
Dec 16
Encaustic Painting Workshop
The Workhouse
Lorton, Va.

Elise Wagner
Dec 2-3
Encaustic Collagraph Printmaking
Multnomah Arts Center
Portland, Ore.

January 2018

Jeff Juhlin
Jan 27-28
Introduction to Encaustic
Hui No eau Art Center
Maui, Hawaii
and
Jan 30-31
Continuing Encaustic
Hui No eau Art Center
Maui, Hawaii

Elise Wagner

Jan 8-14
Printmaking in Mexico
Piramidal Grafica
Guanajuato, Mexico

Deborah Winiarski
Jan 6-7
Encaustic Painting: Beyond the Brush
The Art Students League of New York
New York, N.Y.


Workshops By Appointment

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

Three days by appointment
Evans Encaustic
and
Two to three days by appointment
Evans Encaustic
and
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
Kat Fitzpatrick
Mixed media encaustic classes, artists of all levels. Studio accommodates up to four. Artist retreats, historic studio: meals, private bed, bath, LR and porch. One hour east of New Orleans.
Katfish Studio
Bay St. Louis, Miss.

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.
Laura Murphy Studios, Seacliff
Aarhus, Denmark