Photo & Encaustic Workshop Weekend: August 5 & 6

Natural Light Portrait and Landscape Photo & Encaustic Workshop Weekend

August 5th & 6th
Enjoy a Fabulous weekend combining photography and painting

Julia and Leah have been long time friends and co-creators on many artistic endeavors for over 15 years. They are excited to offer a highly inspirational weekend filled with learning new techniques and ideas. Learn the magical and ancient process of encaustic painting and helpful empowering photography tools.

Day 1: 

Julia will be hosting at the Curtis Arboretum teaching her fine art whimsical style of photographing models with flowers and props. She will share her knowledge of how to use natural light and posing.

The afternoon will be at Julia’s home studio. We'll have lunch and learn photoshop editing techniques to finish 2 images for painting on Sunday.

Julia’s home: 7201 Orwell Rd., Philadelphia PA 19119

Time: 10 am - 4 pm

Day 2: 

At Leah’s Studio we will use encaustics and beeswax on paper to make your own handmade piece of art. (Leah will be printing  2 of your favorite images on 8x10 paper). We will experiment with paint, tools, texture and wax to bring new meaning and create a one-of-a-kind piece of art! Lunch will be provided.

Leah’s Studio: 498 Ripka St., Philadelphia PA 19128

Time: 10 am - 4 pm

Cost: $595.00

*Includes lunch on both days and two 8x10 fine art prints to paint (one on paper and one on wood panel).

For bookings or questions please email Julia at, or call at 215.512.1013