Encaustic Mixed Media Paintings by Toronto Artist Ruth Maude

The weekend at the cottage Mixed Media Encaustic | 24" x 24" © Ruth Maude

Ruth Maude is a Canadian artist exhibiting original, contemporary, encaustic paintings in the Greater Toronto Area.

Ruth Maude paints with molten beeswax, this is an ancient medium called encaustic that uses heat to apply and fuse the medium.

Encaustic can be smooth as glass or deeply ridged and sculptural.

Learn about encaustic painting on her blog.