Encaustic & Wax
Wax or encaustic painting is a unique method of painting that involves working with pigmented heated wax. It is the most sculptural method of painting and combines well with collage. An extensive range of colours are available in cakes of various sizes.
Encaustic wax is a beeswax-based painting medium that is worked with heat. Available in a range of colours and cake sizes.
Cold wax is a creamy beeswax-based medium for oil paint and powdered pigment which is used to create textured and layering effects.
Watersoluble wax crayons allow you to thin out colour without solvents to create textured crayon-like marks and watercolour washes.
This section contains highly pigmented, expressive wax crayons, all with a huge potential to make textured, colour-filled artworks.
Beeswax is heat sensitive and is ideal for making encaustic paints. As a binder, it has a good stabilising effect.
Oil Painting Wax-Based Mediums
Wax-based mediums ideal for oil and encaustic painting including resins, pastes and impasto mediums.
Books & DVDs
We have over 600 book titles and over 200 DVDs to help inspire and motivate your artistic practice.
Wax Varnishes & Cleaners
A selection of wax-based varnishes encaustic painting as well as solvents for cleaning up your tools.
We’ve put together a wide variety of gift ideas for artists of all levels of experience, and catering for all budgets.