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  • noun Plural form of encaustic.


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  • No. Lucian Freud could abandon his reclining nudes and paint abstracts, work in plywood and encaustics.

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  • Apart from this, the exhibition reminds us that monochromatic, achromatic, and gray paintings have been at the heart of Johns's work since the first gray encaustics in 1956.

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  • Her works look very textured, especially her encaustics.

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  • "But?" echoed Cigarette, leaning out of her oval hole, perched in the quaint, gray Moresco wall, parti-colored with broken encaustics of varied hues.

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  • Fourteen artists, displaying 145 pieces of art in oil, acrylic, watercolor, copper sculpture, encaustics, photography and mixed media, are featured in the spring art exhibit at Davidson County Community College titled "Simple Complexity."

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  • And unexpectedly, the thick gray-green patina of Suzie Russell Hall's encaustics has the same cracks behind her brilliantly golden water lily that appear in Holly Senn's installation of tree trunks, created nakedly from book bindings and eloquent in their muteness.

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  • Tsouris has an eclectic style that encompasses encaustics, photographic transfers of collaged paintings onto aluminum or copper and works that incorporate tar, wax and pigments, according to information about the show. Local, Sports, Business and Entertainment News

  • • Pat Spainhour's encaustics, also known as hot wax painting, involve using heated beeswax to which colored pigments are added.

    Local News from The Dispatch | Lexington, NC

  • And I don't know what it is about encaustics, but at least for me, if I meet another artist who works in encaustics, it's like an instant bond!

    Contemplating the Moon

  • I am always available too if anyone has any questions about my work, or even specifically about encaustics. bridgette @ guerzonmills. com

    Contemplating the Moon


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