Helen DeRamus Visual Artist
Painting Workshops/Private Instruction 

Open Studio for  Working Artists
10:30am to 1:30pm 
$280.00 for four weeks
The sessions do not have to be consecutive as long as scheduled 
All media: with guidance and critiques
Encaustic tools provided, bring your own supplies for the media you want to work with supplemental supplies included.

​Private Instruction 

This one-on-one opportunity is scheduled for painting instruction in oil, encaustic, mixed media or work on paper. Fees vary with type of instruction. Email me for programs and times available. 
Minimum of four hours per month.

$85.00 per hour for critique sessions, call for appointment to arrange hours and dates. Thanks!

Mixed Media Encaustic Workshop: All Levels

Saturday & Sunday, September 23 & 24, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Enjoy the marvelous method of painting with the medium of beeswax and resin known as encaustic. The workshop allows each artist to learn the essentials to create beautiful and permanent paintings following proven techniques. But be assured this workshop will also allow for experimentation and your personal creative input. We will work on wood, Plexiglas, and paper. Demonstrations, a safe way to make paint, studio tips, materials recommendations, equipment info and lots of painting time included.

Fee per session: $450, $100 deposit 

What to bring: 8 -10 wood panels up to 16 x 20 inches, primed with encaustic gesso or unprimed (no acrylic gesso). Squares, rectangles, your choice.

Collage items or photographs: Xerox or laser printed copied on plain paper. Thumbdrive with photos that may be printed in the studio, or you can email your photos before or during the workshop

Supplied are all mediums and paint, Plexiglas panel, all tools and equipment. Including a Hotbox for monotypes (encaustic prints on paper).