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Waxing Artistic Workshop

Waxing Artistic Workshop

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hello! I’m Linda, a professional artist based in California and here in Las Catalinas., Edvaldo Britto, Resident at Las Catalinas is assisting me with the account management. I express the moods and colors of nature in the gorgeous medium of encaustic, or pigmented wax and resin. The translucent wax allows you to create glowing colors and effects of depth and floating; it’s a beautiful and unusual…
Edvaldo
Edvaldo
Edvaldo
Edvaldo

What we’ll do

We will explore the beautiful medium of encaustic painting, a luminous, all-natural art form that has been loved by artists for centuries. It was first used in ancient Greece and made famous in the 20th century by the great painter Jasper Johns. We will work with the melted and tinted wax medium to paint and sculpt beautiful surfaces. During this 3-hour workshop we will cover basic techniques…

What else you should know

No art experience is required! This is a chance to learn, experiment and surprise yourself with art. Time: 9-12 am $120 per person

What I’ll provide

Creative supplies
All materials, tools and supplies for the artwork Natural materials including leaves, shells & fabric to incorporate, if desired Books and examples of encaustic technique for inspiration

What to bring

Curiosity and a playful mindset!

Where you'll be

Surrounded by tropical nature on land and at sea, Las Catalinas is a beautiful, car-free, fully walkable beach town in Costa Rica The purpose of the town is to create a way of life that is healthy, sustainable, fulfilling, and fun. The place is perfect to visit for a day, to stay for a week, a month or live. I am inspired by architectural beauty and nature around me which made me call this place my home.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests aged 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

No art experience is required! This is a chance to learn, experiment and surprise yourself with art. Time: 9-12 am $120 per person
Edvaldo
Waxing Artistic Workshop
New experience
From €109/person
New experience
From €109/person