Liz Priestley: Demonstration of the Basics of Encaustic

Monday 9 January, 2pm

Liz Preistley, Another Day in Paradise IV (Poplars) (detail). 2016 Encaustic, oils and ink on birch panel.

Demonstration of the Basics of Encaustic

Liz Priestley

Monday 9th January 2017, 2pm

Liz Priestley will conduct a demonstration on the basics of painting with Encaustic, a combination of beeswax and natural resin. A medium which has been in use since the Hellenised Egyptians of the 1st Century.

Liz will cover a number of different topics including:

  • Which surfaces can be painted on with encaustic
  • How to mix colours with wax
  • How to fuse layers of wax
  • Complementary mediums that can be used with encaustic
  • Image transfer and collaging with encaustic

This is a free event, to R.S.V.P contact the Gallery on 6767 5248


Tamworth Regional Gallery

466 Peel Street Tamworth

09 January 2017

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM