Synthesis in Wax

Collage & Encaustic

Detail of Perceptible by Cat Kaufman – example of collage encaustic, collaging paper ephemera onto wood panel including transparent papers such as tea bags and pattern papers, adding India ink and other techniques such as transfers, finishing with clear and colored encaustic waxes and oil stick etching.

Join Cat Kaufman for five hours of creativity and YOU will leave with a beautiful finished piece ready to hang in your home. 

An easy technique for anyone to master. Compose and collage onto a wood panel with various papers and images.  Layer using encaustic wax, then create a weathered look using various techniques.

All materials are supplied but you are welcome to bring some of your own thin papers (magazine or printer papers, teabags, etc.)

DATE: Sunday, February 10

TIME: 10am – 3:30pm (1/2 hour for lunch)


REGISTRATION: $95 (includes materials) click HERE to register

Cat Kaufman is a full time mixed media artist and art teacher with a studio in the SOFA Arts District of Santa Rosa, CA.  She has a BA in Elementary Education and an MPA in Nonprofit Administration