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Painting With Wax Class
Painting With Wax Class
Saturday, April 21 - Saturday, May 26
9:30a - 12:30p

6 Sessions
Studio B
Tuition: $47 for Members, $59 for Not-Yet-Members

These classes take place on Saturdays!

Wax isn’t just for candles. Explore the ancient tradition of painting with wax, also known as encaustic painting. Beginners learn the nature and safe use of wax pigments, color theory, and composition. Experienced students learn new techniques, refine skills, and develop a personal style. Tuition includes basic materials and supplies but students will need to provide approximately $30 in additional supplies. These additional supplies include:

  • Encaustic Art Wax Starter Set Wax Blocks (16 ct.)
  • Hog Hair Brushes – 2mm, 4mm, 8mm
  • Encaustic Paper – Various Sizes

Additional optional supplies include:

  • Encaustic Painting Iron
  • Creative Versa-Tool (Threaded Tips)
  • Scrapey Tools – Various Sizes
  • Collage materials

Online registration will be available soon. To register for this class, please contact:

EPMA Art School
915-212-3062
EPMAEducation@elpasotexas.gov