Acrylic Painting for Encaustic Effects

Acrylic Painting for Encaustic Effects

45 Wax Free Techniques

Book - 2015
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Sandra Duran Wilson introduces the process of using acrylic paints, mediums and a variety of mixed-media art supplies to achieve the look of encaustic painting without the wax.|Mixed-media artists love encaustic painting for its layers. But setting up to do encaustic painting requires more space, time and money than acrylic painting, so many beginners are hesitant to give it a try. Sandra Duran Wilson introduces the process of using acrylic paint and mediums to get the layered look of encaustic--no heat required. After introducing the basic tools and supplies to be used in the book, Sandra will inspire the reader with 45 fun techniques including creating crackles, carving with stencils, making her own "wax" elements, adding image transfers, incorporating collage, alcohol inks, Styrene, Plexiglas and more to create intriguing works of art.|Sandra Duran Wilson introduces the process of using acrylic paints, mediums and a variety of mixed-media art supplies to achieve the look of encaustic painting without the wax.* 45 fun techniques including creating crackles, carving with stencils, making your own ""wax"" elements, adding image transfers, incorporating collage, alcohol inks, resin and more to create intriguing works of art.* Acrylic mediums are less intimidating for beginners than true encaustic mediums, especially since no heat is required! * Achieve a waxy look without all the hassle of extra tools, time and space for the projects.
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio :, North Light Books, [2015]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781440340024
1440340021
Branch Call Number: 751.426 Dur
Characteristics: 127 pages : colour illustrations

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