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Encaustic materials

Encaustic is an ancient painting medium made from beeswax, damar resin and pigment applied molten to a rigid surface. Paper can be collaged and fused in between layers of wax. The surface can be layered, scraped, reheated and reworked.


Red Boat on Turbulent Water


Red Boat on Turbulent Water

7½ x 8¼
Encaustic on board




Gentle Creature


Gentle Creature
7½ x 7½
Encaustic on panel




Pink Constelation


Pink Constellation
5 x 8
Encaustic on Masonite




Field of Gold


Fields of Gold
6 x 6
Encaustic on panel




Red Zinger



Red Zinger
8¼ x 7½
Encaustic on panel