Monday, August 13, 2012

Sanctuary Series Continues

I am still fascinated by the mixed media and collage techniques I've been experimenting with in my Charleston photos of cathedrals.  I've decided to continue exploring using this theme -AND-I've actually named it the Sanctuary series.



My favorite new technique is working with melted beeswax in a very simple form of encaustic.  I actually just melted two small blocks of beeswax on low in a mini crock pot and painted away.


Here's a detail of the encaustic portion using beeswax:
 
I am really enjoying the process and I like this version better than the first one I created.  Look here to see it.