encaustic

What is encaustic?
Encaustic is an ancient technique of painting with hot beeswax and powdered pigments.  Layers of paint are fused and scraped to create rich and textural surfaces.

 

From Spring to Fall, (detail)

Ghost Trees, (detail)

Koalas Dream, (detail)

On Raymond Island, (detail)

Road to Katoomba, (detail)

Visiting the Gardens, (detail)

Wombat at the Billabong, (detail)

Early, Early Spring, (detail)

Finding Eden, (detail)

Garden Grow #1, (detail)

Garden Grow #2, (detail)

Garden Grow #3, (detail)