NOUN; A paint consisting of pigment mixed with beeswax and fixed with heat after its application. Latin encausticus, from Greek enkaustikos, from enkaiein , enkau-, to paint in encaustic : en-, in + kaiein, to burn
Monday, February 11, 2008
This piece was a challenge for me - I tend to use darker colors and wanted to avoid that for this piece. I am happy with the result but am still drawn to the darker tones.