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Encaustic Tools & Accessories
We stock a range of tools and accessories for encaustic painting, beginning with the versatile painting iron and the stylus tool which has a range of interchangeable tips through to the quality electronic control heat gun.Other handy tools include the Arts Encaustic rubber tipped scrapy wax movers & the set of encaustic sponges to accompany the brass scribing tool and of course there are also the quality German made hogs hair brushes.
Please Note: We recommend all electrical equipment should be used via a surge protected power system to avoid damage to equipment.STARTER KIT - Includes:
1 x Painting Iron
1 x Box 16 Wax Blocks
10 x A5 Card
10 x A6 Card
10 x 105mm x105mm Card
PAINTING IRON :
Low Temperature Iron, especially designed to work with encaustic wax having high quality thermostat giving adjustable but stable working temperature. Can also be turned into a mini hotplate as shown in right of image. Must be well secured in place with masking tape while using as hotplate.PRICE: $80.00
STYLUS TOOL :
Low Temperature Stylus
plus 2 x Nib Tips & 1 x Brush Tip
MINI IRON TIP :
Stylus Tip aprox. 38mm x 38mm x 35mm
MICRO IRON TIP :
Stylus Tip aprox. 15mm x 15mm x 10mm
ROUND IRON TIP :
Stylus Tip aprox. 20mm Diameter
BRUSH TIP :
Stlyus Tip with brush
NIB TIP :
Stylus Tip - fine drawing nib
HOT AIR GUN
Includes Reducing Nozzle
Electronic controlled Hot Air Gun - 2000 watt - 50dg - 600dg C - 3 Speed
Quality Hot Air Gun (Heat Gun), manufactured in Europe. A great addition for any encaustic artist to create all sorts of interesting patterns, flowers, etc., on many different surfaces.
Workable surface 575mm x 375mm
This large hotplate has glass surface and close element strips giving constant temperature over the whole surface with quality adjustable thermostat. Manufactured for the German market in Germany.
PRICE: Price on Application
Scribing Tool (sometimes called a Scrafito Tool)
A double ended brass tool with rounded point at one end and 2 sizes of flat scraping edge at the other. At around 115mm long an ideal to to scribe in fine details or remove areas of wax to create further detail
SPONGE SET :
Set of 4 encaustic sponges , the soft orange one great for dabbing and the white ones in 3 sizes & shapes great for "moving" wax around, when working with hotplate or air gun.
Wax Sealer - 150ml :
Used to seal small encaustic pieces (like gift cards)which may get knocked and receive surface damage and also useful to seal mixed media.
Fabric Fixer - 125ml :
To fix transfered wax paintings onto fabric. Fabric is treated with the fixer and the wax painting is "transferred on with heat.
BRUSHES HOGS HAIR - Set of 5 :
European made quality hogs hair brushes in a set of 5 - 2mm/4mm/8mm/12mm & 20mm for working with encaustic wax.
SCRAPYS - set of 5:
Scrapy wax mover tools in a set of 5 pieces, as photo below: Edge to Point, Large Wedged, Large Oval Cut, Small Oval Cut and Small Wedged.Rubber tipped, wooden handled tools which are great to move molten wax around. Can also be used with acrylics and oils. PRICE: $28.50
Please Note: While we endeavor to keep all pricing up to date prices may be subject to change. If this is the case we will advise before proceeding with an order.