Tom Thomson Days

June 21

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Tom Thompson Days are a series of Encaustic Art Workshops hosted by artist Brenda Scott. Every Wednesday from 6:30-9pm, enjoy an introduction to Encaustic Basic layering, introduction to the fusing tools (iron, heat gun and blowtorch) as well as photo transfer and basic collage. No experience required. All materials supplied. $75 per person. Bring a group of 2 – 4 and pick your own day/evening & save $5 per person. Register at encausticartist23@gmail.com

She also hosts a Full-Day: The Tom Thomson Experience Workshop on Sundays from 10am-4pm (with 45 min lunch break). Walk, sketch, photograph, be inspired and learn a little history about Tom and his painting techniques, right on the shoreline where he canoed into South River from Algonquin Park in the early 1900‘s. Returning to the studio you will work up several small encaustic sketches practising techniques and then complete an 8 x 10 encaustic on wood panel ready to take home and hang, commemorating your experience. Bring a bag lunch. Tea/Coffee/Water supplied. Cost for full day workshop is $175 per person All art materials supplied. Your Group price: 2 – $165 each 3 – $160 each 4 – $155 each. For more details and registration, please contact Brenda at encausticartist23@gmail.com.

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