Spread your artistic horizons by learning encaustic art with Toronto-based artist Heather Gentleman. Heather’s Hag Atelier studio is located in the heart of Toronto’s vibrant and historic Distillery District . Whether you’re a novice or a practicing artist, you’ll learn this fascinating wax technique with thoughtful one-on-one, semi private instruction from Heather. You’ll be supplied with your own pan and storage area as well as access to brushes, tools and heating implements. For your health and safety, Hag Atelier is specially designed for group instruction with a powerful exhaust unit and hoods as well as a separate station for heat gun and iron. You’ll also receive a discount on art supplies as well, when you register online. About encaustic painting This versatile painting medium dates back to 300 AD, and uses molten wax as a paint, mixing medium and preparatory surface. You will learn basic techniques as well as safety issues, collage, printing techniques, sculpture, mould making, gilding, printmaking methods and glazing techniques.

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  • January 5 · 6:00 PM

    Mixed Media Painting Class : January 4 Week Sessions

    2 Art students

    Hag Atelier is offering a new class that will give students an opportunity to work in a variety of media such as Acrylic, Watercolour, Oil and Oil Glazing and Encaustic.... Learn more
  • November 16, 2014 · 11:00 AM

    6 hour Encaustic Workshop

    5 Art students

    Spread your artistic horizons by learning encaustic art with award-winning Toronto-based artist Heather Gentleman. Heather’s Hag Atelier studio is located in the heart... Learn more
  • September 21, 2014 · 11:00 AM

    6 hour Encaustic Workshop

    3 Art students

    Spread your artistic horizons by learning encaustic art with award-winning Toronto-based artist Heather Gentleman. Heather’s Hag Atelier studio is located in the heart... Learn more
  • September 8, 2014 · 6:00 PM

    4 Week Encaustic Workshop : Sept 8 to 29

    2 Art students

    Spread your artistic horizons by learning encaustic art with award-winning Toronto-based artist Heather Gentleman. Heather’s Hag Atelier studio is located in the heart... Learn more
  • July 14, 2014 · 10:00 AM

    Summer Intensive Encaustic Workshop

    2 Art students

    Spread your artistic horizons by learning encaustic art with award-winning Toronto-based artist Heather Gentleman. Heather’s Hag Atelier studio is located in the heart... Learn more
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