Saturday, August 3, 2013

oil stain and encaustic

Here are some examples of starting the painting with the oil stain that I will be showing you with my second online class - when I sort out all the technical challenges. This oil stain under encaustic gives a soft, rich back ground for adding details, collage, stenciling and more.
scraping and building colored texture and collaged dry leves.

without additions

A wall in my studio with paintings that started with oil stained board under encaustic

Stenciling over encasutic

texture added with hot pen and oil glazes