Art Instruction

Learn basic to advanced encaustic and mixed media techniques in a friendly, relaxed environment — my studio in Purcellville, VA! I will take you where you are as an artist and build your skill set and confidence.


STUDIO WORKSHOPS (37949 Sayre Court, Purcellville)


Introduction to Encaustics (6 seats available, ages 16 to adult)

Saturday, June 24, 1-3 pm, $135 supplies included. (STUDIO OPENING special price $89)

Learn the basics of creating encaustic art work including safety precautions, supplies needed and where to buy them, how to prepare the painting surface, applying mixed media, and how to care for encaustics. Students will complete a 8″x8″ encaustic mixed media painting on cradled wood panel in class. All supplies included. No painting experience necessary. This is a great class for beginners and artists looking to explore this exciting medium.

Private Instruction

Join me for individual instruction in my home studio for $120 for a two hour session and $15 materials fee. During the class, students will have full access to my equipment and supplies to complete a 8″x8″x2″ ready-to-hang wood panel encaustic or mixed media painting.

Group Instruction

Have a group that would like the experience of taking a class from a professional artist? I teach homeschool groups, scout groups, book clubs, you name it. Contact me to set up a group rate based on group size for a fun event in my studio or your facility.

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