TRAVELING WORKSHOPS

What I require for payment of a workshop with 4-8 students:

  • 8 student limit in each workshop

  • 4hr Traveling Workshop: Painting with Encaustic $460-$560
  • 7hr Traveling Workshop: Painting with Encaustic $675-$795
  • Additions fees for workshops 30 miles out of Stevens Point.
  • Supplies and equipment included

Your facility will determine the cost of the workshop for students to make your expenses and commission.


Facility Requirements: 

  • If a ventilation system is needed I can provide portable exhaust fans. There must be windows near the work stations that I can open to put an exhaust vent in. It will be an additional $300 fee if this portable ventilation system is requested.
  • Updated electrical in the studio space.  A minimum of two 20 amp circuits required. Multiple electrical outlets required.
  • Facility must provide four large table and chairs. 
  • It is the responsibility of the facility to fill the workshop not Jessie Fritsch Encaustics. I will promote the traveling workshop on my website, Facebook, and at art festivals.
  • Signed contract required with 50% deposit.

What I provide: All materials and equipment.

  • I provide four Encaustic work stations. Two students per encaustic station.
  • Each station has two electric griddles, a heat gun, embossing gun, fusing iron, temperature regulators, encaustic paint, wax medium,sable brushes, palette knives, carving tools, birch cradled panels, hardboards, paper, slick wax, paper towel, gloves.
  • Other various heating tools will be available to share within the group.
  • Numerous reference books about encaustic.
  • Examples of my beeswax paintings.
  • All equipment and unused materials are returned to Jessie Fritsch Encaustics.


Traveling Encaustic Workshop Fees and Cost Breakdown:

  • $100 workshop prep fee. There is a lot of equipment and set-up involved with encaustic. This fee covers the prep time to pack up supplies and equipment and workshop set-up time.
  • I require$65 per hour. Four hour minimum. I have 15 years of experience painting with Encaustic.
  • Cost of supplies for student. This cost is included in the above price.
4HR Workshop is $25 a person. Each student will receive one 5x7" or 6x6" birch panel
7HR Workshop is $30 a person. Each student will receive a 5x7" and a 6x6" birch panel. 
Extra birch cradled panels will be available for an additional cost of $10 each.
Unused supplies and materials are returned to Jessie Fritsch and not the students or the facility.

  • Additional Fees for Workshop

Additional Mileage payment is required if more than 30 miles out of Stevens Point, WI. Mileage is .37 cents per mile.

Additional $125 lodging/meal fee if workshop is more than 100 miles away from Stevens Point.

Additional $300 ventilation fee if this portable ventilation system is requested. I can provide portable exhaust fans. There must be windows near the work stations that I can open to put an exhaust vents in.


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Please contact me at Jessie@JessieFritsch.com or 715-252-4125 to set up a date.