New 2016 dates for encaustic art classes

Have you tried encaustic art before? If so why not consider booking a place on the encaustic art  class?

Come as a group of 3-6 friends as part of a  day out or contact Sue to join a planned workshop

These take place at Yealand Conyers LA5 9SH and cost £10 per person to include basic materials, tea/coffee and scone.

Waxy Wednesdays

I am organising these on one Weds of each month 2-4pm. They will be in the studio so numbers will be limited to 5. Please book in advance The cost will be £10 per session including use of equipment, wax and card and tea/coffee and biscuits/scones. There may be additional materials costs for some session(see below)

7th Sept 2016 -prints with encaustic -autumn leaves, textures, rubber stamps with wax etc (involves use of hotplate and can be done on fabric))

19th Oct 2016 – tissue paper fun.There are lots of ways to incorporate different types of tissue papers. We will explore different ideas.

9th Nov 2016 -Christmas card ideas.

14th Dec 2016 – what can I make for Christmas present? coasters, key rings, boxes(charge at cost price for coasters , key rings, boxes etc..)

11th Jan 2016 – flowers on canvas-bring a canvas or I can provide one at cost.

Feb- date to be confirmed (holiday dates unclear) -make a simple book with encaustic art cover .

March – working on landscapes

Future workshops depending on interest.

We might also have a ‘playday’ working on our own projects but helping each other with ideas etc. £5 for the day and materials at cost. Date to be agreed. Let me know if you are interested.

Please phone 01524 732336 to book or email




New workshops – winter 2017

Weds 15th Nov. -Beginners( 2 spaces available.)

Weds 22nd Nov- paper tissue and wax

sat 25th Nov. – hot plates

Weds 29th November – ideas for Christmas presents

Thurs 7th Dec- workshop. Let me have your requests for topics.

All 2-4pm and cost £10 including materials and refreshments.

Let me know if you would like to come to any of these.

01524 732336

Coming up: autumn 2016 events

Wednesday September 21

WADDOW HALL (Clitheroe, Lancs)

Day workshop, 10am to 4pm. Booking via Lancashire adult education.


Thursday October 27 to Sunday October 30


Drop-in Christmas card workshop and craft stalls. Further details to follow.




Mixed media

This piece was created using  machine stitching with  encaustic wax applied on top  and details  added with other materials including metals.


Embroidered bags

It’s easy to make a beautiful and unique bag  with encaustic wax . this one is made with calico. Why not give  the technique a try  in my next  textile workshop?