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Encaustic + Mixed Media Workshops

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Encaustic + Mixed Media Workshops

Hey Everyone I have a great selection of encaustic + mixed media workshops coming up at Little Long Studios (Penticton)  & Bead Trails (Summerland). Hope to see you at one or more of them ;)  

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February Special: Valentine's gift with purchase

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February Special: Valentine's gift with purchase

Valentine's Wax Set Gift with Purchase From now until the end of the month: All orders over $50 will receive a Valentine's 4 piece wax set (Crimson, Pink, Pearlescent & Neon Pink) All orders under $50 will receive a Valentine's 2 piece wax set (Gold & Pink)No coupon code needed :)   HAPPY PAINTING!Bethany 

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Whimsy Peaks at the Rotary Centre for the Arts

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Whimsy Peaks at the Rotary Centre for the Arts

I was thrilled to be invited by Heather Yip to join her in a dual exhibition at the Rotary Centre for the Arts in Kelowna, BC.  Heather and I both like to play on the edges and in the land of whimsy so it was a match made in heaven. We met during an art retreat at Wells, BC - the I hope this is first of many collaborations with this wonderful woman. DETAILS  Start: January 3 @ 8:00 am  End: March 30 @ 8:00 pm Phone: 250-717-5304 Email: info@rotarycentreforthearts.com VENUE  Rotary Centre for the Arts 421 Cawston Avenue Kelowna, BC V1Y 6Z1 Canada + Google Map...

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Daniella Woolf & Maiwa School of Textiles

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Daniella Woolf & Maiwa School of Textiles

I was thrilled to participate in two classes with encaustic legend Daniella Woolf last fall at the Maiwa School of Textiles in Vancouver, BC. My attendance at both classes was made possible by a grant from the Thea Haubrich Legacy Fund (which is administered by the Community Foundation of the South Okanagan).  To say I was thrilled would be a huge understatement. Daniella was an artist I had followed for years through her books and videos. I had been captivated by the boundaries she pushed both personally and in physical space with her work. Limitless repetitions created with a seemingly simplistic grace, but complex in meaning...

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Have a Bee-utiful day!

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