Encaustics
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Encaustic:  What is it?

For our purposes, the encaustic art on this page is made from beeswax, damar resin and pigment. It is heated, layered and fused onto cradled wooden boards. It is an ancient (2000years +) medium and extremely archival.

Collectors ask, “Will my painting melt?”  Wax melts at around 75C, so if these paintings melt, your house is on fire. That said, you ought not to hang any original art in direct sunlight, nor expose it to temperatures below freezin
g.
 
End of the Line
Dividing Line
Safe Harbour
Night Rain
Crossing the Line
Moon Pool
Coal Moon
Mirror, Mirror
Journeying
Firmament
Poetry of Earth
Tin Square
Frisson
Unzipped
Red Circle
Cuddy's Storm
Blast Sunrise
Blast Sunrise - Detail
Iron Spiral
Iron Spiral - Detail
Sea Coal Nest
Blast Tools
Red Square
Barnacle Shore
Spiral Tide - Detail
Spiral Tide