the encaustic center
580 W. Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, Texas, 75080
Jane Cornish Smith's 2-day Cold Wax Portrait Workshop
Saturday, November 2nd and Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
10:00 am to 4:00 pm each day
The cost is $395.00 which includes MANY supplies (supply and registration info below)
12 spaces available
Click on an image below to see a slideshow from the workshop.
See all of the images from the workshop in our Flickr album
Discover the versatility, translucence, and depth of cold wax in portraiture! Mine the possibilities of it's buttery consistency combined with oil paint, mineral spirits, pastels, mark-making tools, brushes, scrapers, and NO heat to reveal layers of luminous color. Artist Jane Cornish Smith will demonstrate and guide participants through portraiture creations. The hands-on exploration of composition, shape, and value allows for an understanding of the medium and dynamic expressive work. All levels are welcome. Most supplies are included; see below:
Provided and Supplies
Originally from Canada, Texas-based artist Jane Cornish Smith’s nomadic childhood, along with her artist mother, fostered an appreciation for creative expression from a young age. Jane produces paintings and sculptural work with diverse materials and subject matter, but has concentrated in recent years on cold wax and encaustic mediums. She has attended artist residencies at the International School of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture in Umbria, Italy; Vermont Studio Center; and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and earned BFA, MLA, and MFA degrees. An award-winning artist, her work hangs at the University of Texas at Tyler, Brookhaven College, Texas A&M University-Commerce, Museum of Encaustic Art in Santa Fe, Tenby Museum and Art Gallery in Wales, the Cancer Support Community of North Texas, and others. She enjoys teaching, and making art from her glass-lined studio in rural Lone Oak, Texas. www.janecornishsmithart.com
Payment and Registration info:
Only 12 spaces available so please let me know right away if you would like to join in and I will confirm space availability. Spaces fill up quickly!
The cost of the workshop is $395.00
Please pay in full or make a $100.00 non-refundable non-transferable deposit to hold your space.
Balance Due; October 5th, 2019: $295.00
Please pay (via the below options)
Payment Options (after space availability is confirmed:)
* via PayPal by logging into paypal and sending your payment to bonny at theencausticcenter.com or please request a paypal invoice from me.
* By check to The Encaustic Center, 580 W Arapaho Rd. #271, Richardson, TX, 75080
* By credit card; call Bonny at 214-405-5993
The $100 deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable. In the event of cancellation, after the $395. workshop is paid in full; $285.00 will be refunded if someone from the waiting list is able to attend. I'll be sending email reminders before the due date. Non-payment of the $295 by the due date may result in someone from the waiting list taking the space, so please be on the lookout.