Shana Mattheis' Profile

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Hello!

I also have an etsy shop for my metal work, which currently is primarily copper and sterling silver jewelry. You can find it here: www.etsy.com/shop/fruitsofmylabor

www.shanamattheis.com

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A few things about encaustic pieces:

Yes, they will melt if left in a hot car. However, if handled with the care of any fine piece of art, it will endure even better than an oil or acrylic painting.

You can clean encaustic pieces by rubbing gently with a soft cloth. Beeswax can develop a white coating referred to as bloom. This can also be removed with a soft cloth…

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  • Joined August 15, 2010

Favorite materials

beeswax, oil paint, found metal, etc

About

Hello!

I also have an etsy shop for my metal work, which currently is primarily copper and sterling silver jewelry. You can find it here: www.etsy.com/shop/fruitsofmylabor

www.shanamattheis.com

-------------------------------

A few things about encaustic pieces:

Yes, they will melt if left in a hot car. However, if handled with the care of any fine piece of art, it will endure even better than an oil or acrylic painting.

You can clean encaustic pieces by rubbing gently with a soft cloth. Beeswax can develop a white coating referred to as bloom. This can also be removed with a soft cloth.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me.

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