Afternoon Encaustics With Irene

Encaustics 1


Encaustic on board

Encaustics 2


Encaustic on water color paper 1

Encaustics 3

Encaustic on water color paper 2

My dear friend Irene  invited me to her beautiful home today and we spent a wonderful day experimenting with encaustics. These are my first attempts. It was a total blast. I can’t wait to do more.

2018-05-03T13:39:48+00:00February 25th, 2014|Art Journals|12 Comments


  1. Terry Garrett February 25, 2014 at 1:44 am - Reply

    Wonderful Brian- looks like fun!

  2. Orly February 25, 2014 at 2:06 am - Reply

    Oh how fun!!! And these are beautiful..

  3. Irene February 25, 2014 at 2:10 am - Reply

    When I look at them I can totally tell that you created them. Your style shines thru. What a fun afternoon.

  4. emilyclineart February 25, 2014 at 4:16 am - Reply

    Those are so beautiful! Love the look and the texture — simple and yet full of depth!

  5. jacki long February 25, 2014 at 5:37 am - Reply

    Not only wonderful Brian, but they glow!

  6. Thomas LaBadia February 25, 2014 at 1:23 pm - Reply

    there are really beautiful – I would love to see these in person.

  7. Jennifer Joanou February 25, 2014 at 5:28 pm - Reply

    So cool! LOVE!

  8. john February 25, 2014 at 8:40 pm - Reply

    I am impressed that these are your first attempts at encaustic! Keep at it.

  9. Nathalie Nayer February 25, 2014 at 8:47 pm - Reply

    The first one is my favorite! I’m looking for such a workshop here in Belgium. I’m eager to try!

  10. Seth February 26, 2014 at 5:07 am - Reply

    That much have been so much fun for you both!

  11. Caterina Giglio February 26, 2014 at 12:51 pm - Reply

    oh how I love the smell and the atmospheric quality of beeswax, and these have so much texture.. and great images..

  12. havenofinspiration March 7, 2014 at 3:59 pm - Reply

    Reblogged this on Haven of Inspiration.

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