Upcoming encaustic,
painting workshops!

Toronto (Historic Distillery District)

Comprensive*, Two Day Workshops, 2019

September 7/8, 2019

September 21/22, 2019
October 5/6, 2019

Saturday, Sunday

11-4 pm


Min 3 persons

*(One day option: $130)

Comprehensive Weekday Workshop

Thursday or Friday



Open Studio*


Saturday, Sunday

min 3 hours, $20 per hour.

(weekday and evenings available as well)

*(open to people who have previously taken my Two Day Encaustic Workshop)


Escape and Create Workshops

Buckhorn Community Centre

Encaustic Sampler |

Paint with Hot Bees Wax !
Finished piece on watercolour paper, max 6” X 6”, (maximum 30 minutes)

This is the perfect chance to try your hand at Encaustic Painting! Paint in beautifully pigmented beeswax and take home a little piece of art. Great for ages 8 and up, with parental supervision required for young children.

Suggested start times but drop-ins welcome:

10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00

Buckhorn Community Centre

Encaustic Minis |
July 15
10:00 – 12:30
“Wind Swept Pines” morning session
1:00 – 3:30
“Feed the Bees” afternoon session
Finished panel size: 4”x 4”
$50 per session, $80 for both.

Mini workshops are ideal for anyone curious or interested in encaustic painting that doesn’t have any experience. We will work, step by step, to create your own finished encaustic, mixed media piece. All materials supplied.

*Comprehensive workshops will cover encaustic techniques such as glazing, sculpting, painting, photo encaustic, photo transfers, collage, stenciling, stamping. Learn to mix your own medium and paint pallet. 

All electrical equipment and wax are provided. NO previous painting experience necessary.

Learn more:

History of Encaustic

To register and for
more information
please contact:

Ann @ annshier@gmail.com 
or call 647-286-0030.

See you soon!

2019 exhibitions
Ebb and Flow
Blue Crow Gallery
February 7th - 27th, 2019
Artist Reception, February 9th, 2019
7pm - 9pm

In2Art Gallery
July, 2019

Second Door Studio
The Historic Distillery District
15 Case Goods Lane, Studio 103
Toronto, Ontario
M5A 3C4
t: 647-286-0030

Currently exhibiting at:
Arts on Queen
In2art Gallery
Blue Crow Gallery
Gilstorf & Gray
Oxtongue Craft Cabin & Gallery
Paula White Diamond Gallery
The 6 Oceans Galleryhttps://www.seconddoorstudio.ca/http://www.artsonkingandqueen.com/http://www.in2artgallery.com/index.php/artists/item/80-ann-shierhttp://www.bluecrowgallery.com/ann-shierhttp://www.gilstorfandgray.ca/http://livingwooddesign.com/https://oxtonguecraftcabin.com/http://paulawhitediamond.com/https://the-6-oceans-gallery.myshopify.com/https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ann-Shier/251534841535027http://twitter.com/fridayschild__shapeimage_2_link_0shapeimage_2_link_1shapeimage_2_link_2shapeimage_2_link_3shapeimage_2_link_4shapeimage_2_link_5shapeimage_2_link_6shapeimage_2_link_7shapeimage_2_link_8
Oxtonque Craft Cabin and Gallery
In the Back 40
Paintings inspired by Ontario’s wilderness areas
July 27 - August 11, 2019

Buckhorn Fine Arts Festival
August 16/17, 2019


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Detail, “Reverie” Exhibition, July 2019 at In2Art Gallery