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Encaustic Demonstration with Sharon De Valentin

Encaustic Demonstration with Sharon De Valentin  |  Cost: $5
Saturday 18 February, 11:30am - 1:30pm

The process of making Encaustic Medium from beeswax, damar resin and dry pigment is an art form in itself, a kind of alchemy that leaves room for experimentation and creative expression. Sharon De Valentin has been mastering this artform for some years now and has a wealth of knowledge to share. Join us at the gallery for a fascinating demonstration by Sharon and a question and answer session to follow. A light morning tea will be provided. 

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About Sharon De Valentin...
Sharon De Valentin is an Encaustic Artist from the Riverina region of New South Wales. She creates unique, heirloom paintings and sculptures using locally sourced beeswax, damar resin, colour pigment and fire. Sharon has a natural and sustainable approach which fits in with her philosophy that every part of this labour intensive, time consuming, extraordinary process, is part of the artwork itself.

For more information about Sharon's work you can visit her website, or follow her on facebook and instagram.

 

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