For a truly inspiring and delightful Christmas gift that keeps on giving why not treat yourself or a friend to a spring workshop in encaustic art on Saturday 20th January 2018. This “creative experience” in encaustic art classes will provide a wonderful introduction to the craft of wax painting. Using special irons and heated tools discover the joys of wax art with Niamh O’Connor. Card and bookmark making, landscape works, abstract and fantasy works and molten hot plate painting practices, there is so much to explore with the fascinating medium. You will have the opportunity to discover the fascinating art of Encaustics, an ancient painting process using molten beeswax, resins and natural pigments. This workshop will help push your artwork to the next level and each class size is small which allows for a very personalized experience. You will be introduced to basic techniques of encaustic painting, sharing its spontaneous virtues of working with texture and colors and its versatility with building up layers. You will have the opportunity to learn easy and effective techniques in a fun and relax atmosphere and create beautiful artwork to bring home.
Students of all skill levels gain from the intimate learning environment. Check out “Eu Encaustic Workshop with artist Niamh O’Connor.” on Eventbrite! Date: Sat, Jan 20th 2018, commencing at 10:00am in the Market House.

For more information contact Niamh 086 3951928 or see