Waxing Layers of
Add new texture & depth to your work
with the art of "bee's wax collage". Complete an altered board book using only
bee's wax as an adhesive. Learn the versatility of this medium including: How to
add color, stamping, layering, wax transfer, embellishments & much more!
More bee's wax books -
Student Level: All Levels
3 hour workshop
This is a project workshop; most students will complete their book.
Description of workshop : Add new texture and depth to your
work with the art of bees wax collage. Complete an altered board book using only
bee’s wax as an adhesive. Learn the versatility of this medium including adding
color, stamping, layering, and adding embellishments, transfers and much more.
Blank Board Book – either purchase one or remove the plastic coating from a
children’s book and paint with two coats of gesso before class.
Paint brush to become wax dedicated
Images printed both on heavy weight cardstock and text weight paper ( A variety
of collage packages will be available for purchase for $20 that will include at
least 7 -8˝” by 11” collage sheets, vintage papers and embellishments,
everything needed to complete the book. The themes will include Asian, Vintage
Romance, Native American, Fashion, Travel and Nature, to name a few. )
Clear embossing ink
Supplies Provided by Teacher:
Old book pages