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Art Workshops by the Sea Announces Two New Workshops by Encaustic Master Michelle Belto

Michelle Belto, presenter and teacher at the International Encaustic Conference, is coming to Florence, Oregon!Space is limited



Michelle will be teaching two new workshops

Paper + Wax

The Perfect Combination

Encountering Encaustics

October 13, 14


Versatile “Perfect”

Paper Pulp Substrates + Wax

October 15, 16, 17


Take both classes for a big discount $565


In the  Oct 13-14 encaustic workshop, you will learn: Dry brush, wet on wet, wash and glazing, masking out, spattering, staining, layering and scraping.  The second day includes Mixed Media techniques of transfer, collage, pouring, embedding, foil and gold leaf.


The Oct 15-17 three day combo workshop incluses both paper & encaustic wax.  Students will be discovering how paper can be wrapped, glued, embossed, collaged, filled with inclusions and pulp painted and create dimensional paper supports for use in encaustic pieces.


The wax heats up the afternoon allowing us to experience the marvelous ways that wax enhances the surface of paper. Using  a variety of mixed media materials and tools– including wood burners, torches, screens, stamps and watercolor—to create exciting under paintings for the wax and then enhance the work with wax glazes and oil sticks, and musch more


Register at Art Workshops By The Sea, on the beautiful Oregon coast in Florence.


To reserve your spot click on one of my images or follow this link to register or call Paulette at 541 991-1709. to:


I hope you can make it.

Michelle Belto

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