Find your voice create your vision. By merging the art of mixed media, found objects and pigmented beeswax you will create a piece that is marked by nuance and individual vision. Adhesives, blow torch and wax techniques will be discussed as will conceptual and process-oriented approaches to developing your assemblage vision. Piece conception and meaning will be discussed. You supply the assorted collage materials/objects, instructor will supply a 6x6 wooden cradle substrate for your work. INTRO TO ENCAUSTIC PAINTING or INTRO TO PHOTO-ENCAUSTIC PAINTING PREFERRED. Materials are included in the Materials Kit Fee of $30 PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR at the time of the workshop. See www.spruillarts.org for information regarding the Materials Kit and a list of supplies you will need to bring to class.