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ENCAUSTIC DEMONSTRATIONS AND ARTIST PRESENTATIONS

Invite me to your studio, business, or organization meeting for a group presentation.  Painting with Encaustic Demonstration (with possible hand’s on time, depending on group size).  Or, as an alternative to a demo, consider an Artist Talk.  Power point presentation topics range from “History and Contemporary Encaustic Fine Art” to “Untethered: An Encaustic Artist on the Road.”  Please email for details.

FALL 2016 ENCAUSTIC WORKSHOPS

Registration is open!  Bemis School of Art‘s Fall 2016 Printed Catalogs are on the way delivered to your mail boxes, or call 719.475.2444 to register by phone.  

Register online.

Encaustic Painting Workshop

Encaustic Painting Workshop, Summer 2016

Thank you to the attendees of the June 25 and 26 2016 Bemis School of Art workshops. Thank you R&F Paints and Ampersand for your supply donations!

FALL 2016 ENCAUSTIC WORKSHOPS: Registration is Open!
Register NOW online or call 719.475.2444. You may sign up for one day or two. But remember, the classes are sold out every semester, so please register asap to guarantee your spot!

“Painting With Encaustic.” Course #A48
Saturday, September 17, 9a – 3p (an extra hour!).
$130/ (Members $120) + $20 Materials Fee.
and/or
“Painting With Encaustic.” Course #A49
Sunday, September 18, 9a – 3p (an extra hour!).
$130/ (Members $120) + $20 Materials Fee.

By appointment only: My Old Colorado Studio and Gallery (Old Colorado City/West Colorado Springs). Please email  or call 719 694 6753 to schedule a private studio tour or workshop. Available year round: Workshop Gift Certificates, they make wonderful gifts.

Workshop Details:  Encaustic painting using melted, pigmented beeswax. Can be polished to a high gloss, textured, carved, combined with image transfers and collage, realism or abstract. Cools immediately so no drying time yet may always be reworked. No art experience necessary, easy and fun! You can expect to leave the class with two finished paintings!

Sheary has received numerous awards recognizing her expertise in Encaustic, including a Permanent Collection Purchase by the Anchorage Museum, Rasmuson Foundation Individual Artist Project Award, an Alaska State Council on the Arts Career Opportunity Grant (funded by the National Endowment for the Arts), and a Pikes Peak Arts Council MicroGrant. Sheary is founder and past president of AKIEA (Alaska Chapter International Encaustic Artists), past IEA Executive Board Officer, currently serving as IEA Ombudsperson.