Tag: Encaustic Painting

10 Tips for Working with Encaustic

If you thought encaustic was too difficult, or maybe too time consuming, it’s time to take another look. The September/October 2017 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors has all the information and inspiration you need to get started working with encaustic—and to keep you creating. In this issue you’ll discover that you can make encaustic art,…

Altered Book Page Story Card by Cathy Nichols

Art that tells a story is compelling, interesting, and engaging. This guest post from Cathy Nichols, author of Storytelling Art Studio, shows an easy and fun way to create a small artwork that relates your unique story. ~ Jeannine One of my favorite ways to use storytelling in art is to create an altered book…

Pocket Pathway – Make Mine Mini

I created this piece as part of 4-part series in response to the Readers Challenge, “Make Mine Mini.” I called the artwork, "Pocket Entrance," this is path which leads you to the secret ‘Pocket Garden.’ Encaustic paint on ATC-sized (2.5 x 3.5 inches) Encausticbord with inkjet photo on tracing paper, feathers and metallic gold beads.

Pocket Entrance – Make Mine Mini

I created this piece as part of 4-part series in response to the Readers Challenge, “Make Mine Mini.” I called the artwork, "Pocket Entrance," this is hidden door which leads you to the secret ‘Pocket Garden.’ Encaustic paint on ATC-sized (2.5 x 3.5 inches) Encausticbord with inkjet photo on tracing paper, feathers and metallic gold…

Pocket Staircase – Make Mine Mini

I created this piece as part of 4-part series in response to the Readers Challenge, “Make Mine Mini.” I called the artwork, "Pocket Staircase" that leads you up into the secret ‘Pocket Garden.’ Encaustic paint on ATC-sized (2.5 x 3.5 inches) Encausticbord with inkjet photo on tracing paper, feathers and metallic gold beads.

Pocket Garden – Make Mine Mini

I created this piece as part of 4-part series in response to the Readers Challenge, “Make Mine Mini.” I called the artwork, "Pocket Garden", since it makes me think of a secret garden that you can tuck into your pocket with ease. Encaustic paint on ATC-sized (2.5 x 3.5 inches) Encausticbord with inkjet photo on…