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Learn the art of Encaustics!

w/Kris Larson

Come join the fun of encaustic art learning!  There are TWO- FULL DAY- workshops, includes all materials; $150 / day long class.  Contact: to sign up.  6 participants per class.

May 18th 9:00 AM to 4:00 pm

This is a unique creative experience for adults! Each participant will complete two encaustic pieces on birch panels.  Again, all materials will be provided.  During the class, we will discuss the many options fo getting started with encaustics and the very important best practices!  You will learn how to prepare birch panels for painting, fuse layers, inlay other materials, carve the wax and use pigment sticks.  All leves of encaustic learners are welcome.  This means if you are trying this for the first time, you will be fine-no experience is needed!

Some other things to note:  Please bring lunch.  We will have lemon water and tea.  There will be an hour break for lunch and will we'll start back to work right at 1:00 p.m..To take notes, bring a notebook or journeal. This process can be messy so bring an apron or wear clothes you don't mind 'getting messy!'


Learn the art of Encaustics!

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Bigfork Art / Cultural Center

We are an creative and educational hub in Bigfork that inspires people of all ages through a wide variety of workshops, lectures, and learning opportunities. BACC shares cultures through art and story stewardship. This is BACC’s way of bridging the connection between our past and the future we wish for our children, ourselves, and our world. As determined by the Internal Revenue Service Code, Bigfork Art and Cultural Center is a 501(c)3 organization, exempt from federal income tax. Bigfork Art and Cultural Center's tax identification number is 366212000. 

525 Electric Avenue
Bigfork, Montana