sketch *On view March 30 – May 12, 2015 *Closing Reception Tuesday May 12, 6-8pm Sketch encourages artists to display their creative method. Whether you submit an inspiring sketch along with a finished product or the sketch is the final concept, this exhibit will showcase the imaginative process of the artist. Make sure to visit […]
I feel that any art medium has the power to be a catalyst for grand explorations that can propel us forward to new ideas and experiences. My current expression exploration of choice is creating with the waxy goodness of encaustic wax.
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Spruill Center for the Arts Registration for Encaustic Workshops Open in Dunwoody, GA Saturday, July 11th, 10am until 4pm Take your art to new dimensions by learning to combine the ancient art of encaustics with modern photography and printing techniques. Participants will learn how to integrate a photographic image with encaustic through techniques such as […]
“What thoughts are to the individual, art is to the community as a whole. That’s where you reflect on who you are, who you hope to be, what you’ve gone through, and where you hope to go.” -Wendell Pierce Kim’s pieces have been entered into the Art Sandy Springs 5th Annual Bows ArtSS BASH: Sandy Spring’s premier Art […]
We had 8 students attend this recent Color Burst Creations Pop-Up class at Penny Treese’s Home Studio in Decatur! You can’t beat using a blow-torch to do these color fusions! There are always such exciting original results after this class! The pieces are so unique and rich and intense, almost looking three dimensional… Check it out!!
Spruill Center for the Arts Registration for Encaustic Workshops Open in Dunwoody, GA CLASS > EXTENSIVE ENCAUSTIC EXPLORATIONS IN TEXTURE @ Spruill Center for the Arts INSTRUCTORS: Kim McGill Stuart and Penny Treese March 7th and 8th, 2015 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Special Two-Day Encaustic Workshop! 2-day exploration in encaustic painting will focus […]
LEARN ENCAUSTIC WAX PAINTING ONE ON ONE OR WITH A SMALL GROUP… LEARN AT YOUR OWN PACE. Kim will teach you the ins and outs of painting with encaustic wax. Learn to melt, color and paint with molten beeswax. Burn patterns and depth into with a blow torch or learn to iron the wax on watercolor […]
ONE-DAY POP-UP ENCAUSTIC WAX WORKSHOP IN DECATUR: EXTENSIVE TEXTURE April 26, 2015 @ 12:30 – 4:30 pm This exploration in encaustic painting will focus on creating tantalizing texture with pigmented wax. Emulate textures from coral reef to smooth surfaces, reminiscent of glassy lake water at dusk. Embed or press objects into wax that are personal […]
CLASS > INTRO TO PHOTO-ENCAUSTIC PAINTING @ Spruill Center for the Arts INSTRUCTOR: KIM MCGILL STUART February 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm 1 Day Encaustic Workshop! Artists will learn how to integrate a photographic image with encaustic through techniques such as layering, painting, and by making the original imagery translucent. We will […]
FEBRUARY 5-26, EACH THURSDAY FROM 7-9 PM. $140. Thoroughly explore the art of painting with fire and wax! Week 1: Color Mixing, Smooth Works of Wax Learn the basics of creating colorful palettes. Immediately start painting with encaustic wax. Using blow torches we will create beautiful undulating works of art. Week 2: Texture, Carving, Turp […]
ONE-DAY POP-UP ENCAUSTIC WAX WORKSHOP IN DECATUR: BURSTS COLOR CREATIONS February 22, 2015 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm Exploring unique mark making with encaustic techniques enables the artist to create intriguing bursts, undulations and textures that art appreciators will love to navigate. These fusions of color come out very rich and intense, with almost […]
WHAT HAS KIM BEEN UP TO?
- New Photo-Encaustic Work Celebrating Spring03/18/2017 - 3:19 am
- MTHLY PRIVATE GROUP : Love this work created in August! You Should Join Us!09/09/2016 - 9:44 pm
- BACK by POPULAR DEMAND Penny & Kim! at Garage Door Studio08/10/2016 - 11:40 pm
- AUG.14-SUN = Introduction to Photo-encaustic Painting with Kim McGill Stuart08/08/2016 - 10:48 am