Create your own Retablo

©Lois Youmans

Join us in Garnerville, NY for a fun-packed afternoon creating a statement piece using your imagery. Start by building your wooden base, adding decorative molding, print your image(s) and add a varnish or encaustic top coat. The Mexican Retablo can be traced back to the early 18th century. They were originally based on popular folk art using iconography derived from Catholic Church art. We’re brought them into the 21st century substituting paints with photographs. Make one for yourself or for someone you want to celebrate. We meet between 2 – […]

By | 2017-09-10T14:59:16+00:00 September 10th, 2017| Blog, Encaustics, Image Factory Workshops, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Create your own Retablo