My lovely group of wild women creators came to the studio again this past week for another round of encaustic collage and painting. Here are a few photos that don't really do the work justice... This group is now coming every two weeks or so for creative recreation!
incorporate chicken wire
She created a powerful and mysterious piece
Dawn's sweet bird collage
She used metallic pigments mixed into encaustic medium
for the glowing bronze and blue colors.
She played around with the torch to experiment with moving the wax.
She and I roamed the neighborhood for found objects she could use in an assemblage. She used several objects we found in her piece, "The Secret Garden", inspired by the book and the movie of that name.
with collage paper and added a handle made
with a piece of wood she found.
our walk: paper, "money" plants, a rope bracelet, a plastic arch of unknown
function, and leaves. She added typed text found in the studio and an
old fashioned key to unlock the gate of the garden. She mixed
her acrylic paints until she got just the colors she wanted.