Bird Nest (Encaustic Art)
‘Birds Nest’ 10 x 10 x 2in. Encaustic Art on Cradled board. Encaustic painting is a mixed media technique that involves using heated beeswax to which colored pigments have been added. The liquid/paste is then applied to a surface — usually prepared wood, although canvas and other materials are often used. The term is derived from Greek, meaning a burning in.