What an amazing three day experience I just had! Three whole days of painting with my fabulous CanwaxWest friends and being instructed by the glorious Lora Murphy. What a pure gem she is!
Lora taught us all how to make portraits using her set of encaustic paints from Enkaustikos. Her set contains a percentage of microcrystalline so the paints were thinned out with flexibility. We painted on board, paper, and gessoed canvas.
We were also treated to a range of mixed media products such as Ceracolours and Gamblin's Cold Wax.
I highly recommend Lora to anyone wanting to learn portraiture.