Live Zoom Class
Materials & Tool List
3 or more Pounds encaustic medium
Readymade Encaustic Paints
1lb Titanium White Encaustic paint ( or 3oz Titanium White dry pigment added to 1lb encaustic medium.) Amounts will vary dependng on the size of your panel and your compositional choices. Various encaustic paints Alicia will be demonstrating on a 30" x 40" panel in class. .
Recommended brands: R&F or Enkaustikos
24" 24" or larger. Alicia will be demonstrating on a 30" x 40" panel in class.
General Encaustic Studio Tools:
Hot Palette / Electric Griddle
My preference is the Presto Slimline 22"
Bernzomatic TS3500, or equivalent and propane fuel cylinder
Look in the plumbing isle of the hardware store or Find it here>>>
Electric Fan for ventilating your studio
Disposable Powder Free latex or nitrile Gloves
Drywall Panel or fireproof heat resistant work surface
Two or three pieces 2’ x 2’ to create a “burn zone”
Hardware stores sell precut 24” x24” sheetrock panels
Metal Tins / Foil Pans
Must have flat bottom
2 or more 8" x 4" aluminum loaf pans
2 or more 8oz round tins and or
2 or more small foil loaf tins
Six or more 4oz, 6oz, or 8oz metal tins for colored encaustic paint
Spring Clips (don't use clothes pins)
Two or more 2” clips and one 4” clip
Find these at the hardware store or check these out>>>
Natural Bristle Brushes
Make sure your brushes say "Natural Bristle"
Two or more 2” natural bristle Chip brushes and a dozen 1” chip brushes. Available in the paint isle of hardware stores or find some here>>>
Blue Painter’s Masking Tape
1½” to 2” wide
Paper Shop Towels
Metal Scraping Tools
Pottery ribbon loop, etching, woodworking, or dental tools
Available in craft stores and potter suppliers
Parchment Paper Roll
Small wooden stir sticks
Small Palette Knife
Two or more extinguishers or Tundra aerosol fire extinguishers
Available at hardware stores or find some here>>>
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