The easiest encaustic mixture could be produced from adding pigments to beeswax, but there are several other recipes that can be utilized—some containing other forms of waxes, damar resin, linseed oil, or different elements. Pure, powdered pigments could be bought and used, though some mixtures use oil paints or other types of pigment. Metal tools and special brushes can be utilized to form the paint before it cools, or heated metallic instruments can be utilized to manipulate the wax once it has cooled onto the surface. Other materials could be encased or collaged into the floor, or layered, using the encaustic medium to stick it to the surface.
Why Painting Value/Tone Is More Important Than Color
Once one is working with a gallery, the gallery worth and studio price needs to remain the same… Otherwise the artist undercuts the gallery, and the gallery will drop the artist. Perhaps she’d do … Read More