With Angel Wynn

Angel Wynn in Studio

Museum of Encaustic Art
Santa Fe NM
From Novice to Seasoned Pro
Whether you use a smart phone, point-and-shoot or professional camera to take photos, this workshop is for you! Learn to use the ancient encaustic wax process to enhance your photographs. This hands-on workshop allows you to create beautiful art work using photographs along with the encaustic wax process. Your instructor, Angel Wynn, is a long time photographer and encaustic artist. All workshops are held at her downtown studio/gallery or at the Museum of Encaustic Art in Santa Fe. You will learn a variety of painting processes while applying layers of encaustic medium to images to turn them into creative works of art. This class is ideal for beginners or seasoned photographers who would like to explore wax as an alternative means for creating multiple translucent layers with a look that is naturally luminous. Wynn demonstrates correct glue methods, tools, mixing oil pigments, image transfers, tools to achieve a variety of textures, hand coloring and more. Wynn also shares valuable information on a variety of papers you can print image onto and how to economically set-up your own studio to quickly get started making encaustic art. All equipment and materials are included. You can bring 6 to 8 photographs of your own or just bring your enthusiasm, as images will be available for your use. No matter if you are just learning encaustics or want to learn Angel's processes that will help take your images to a whole new creative level. This workshop is guaranteed to fuel your imagination.

One Day Group Workshop: $250 per person
10am - 5pm 

All equipment, supplies, classroom rental and tax included

  • Group workshops of up to 5 participants will be held at the Museum of Encaustic Art
  • 1-2 People workshops will be held at Angel's downtown studio/gallery.

Half-day and Full-day workshops available

Call to schedule a specific date and time: 505-819-1103

Half Day Private Class $250 (Flat rate for 1-2 people)

Full Day Private Class $400 (Flat rate for 1-2 people)

 A private class allows you to focus extensively on the art you want to create using your images along with the encaustic process. Work along side encaustic artist and photographer Angel Wynn inside her Santa Fe studio/gallery located just half a block off the historic Plaza. We will design the workshop together focusing on where you are in your creative process and where you'd like to go. We will spend the whole time working in the studio so that you will learn a variety of techniques, processes and artist secrets. All supplies, materials and wood art-boards are included. No matter if you are just learning photography or are a seasoned pro and want to take your images to a new creative level, a private workshop with 1-2 participants will fuel your imagination and artistic direction.

Contact Angel Wynn to schedule a date and time: or 505-819-1103 

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"Thank you for introducing me to a whole new world! In love with encaustic painting, and you as a teacher. I did not want the day to end." -Charley Haven, NM

"I am in love with this medium ! Your instruction was so detailed and easy to understand. I absolutely loved your class. Thank you so much." -Charlee King, IA

"As an encaustic artist and photographer, Angel is Talented. But with her instruction the techniques are easy to learn and made my mediocre photographs into beautiful works of art" -Brian Walscott, CA

Contact Angel for more information:    505 819-1103