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Lesson Plans


Re: encaustic/mosaics

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Joseph Augusta (jaugusta)
Tue, 16 Jun 1998 06:54:42 -0400


carla schiller wrote:
>
> I noticed your comment about melted crayons, and wondered if anyone has
> ever done an encaustic painting project.

I don't recommend it since there's a fire hazard using the melter, and a
danger that students will burn themselves working the hot wax. In a
way, it's like working with hot glass.

Best wishes,
Joseph

PS Contact me offlist if you need more details--encaustic is my medium.
jaugusta