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.
Includes: 1 x Painting Iron 1 x Box 16 Wax Blocks 10 x A5 Card 20 x A6 Card PRICE: $140.00
Low Temperature Iron, especially designed to work with encaustic wax having high quality thermostat giving adjustable but stable working temperature. Can be turned into a mini hotplate, clipping into the removable handle PRICE: $97.00
Stylus Pro Tool with two temperatures, comes with 1 each nib, brush and rectangle tips which are threaded.
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 instrument to scribe in fine details or remove areas of wax to create further detail
Mini Iron Stylus Tip (unthreaded) aprox. 38mm x 38mm x 35mm.
Micro Iron Stylus Tip (unthreaded)
aprox. 15mm x 15mm x 10mm.
Round Stylus Tip (unthreaded)
aprox. 20mm diameter.
Stylus Tool fine drawing nib (unthreaded).
Brush Tip for Stylus Tool (unthreaded).
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.
European made quality hogs hair brushes in a set of 5 – 2mm/4mm/8mm/12mm & 20mm for working with encaustic wax.
Scrapy wax mover tools in a set of 5 pieces: Edge to Point, Large Wedged, Large Oval Cut, Small Oval Cut and Small Wedged. Great to move molten wax around and can also be used with acrylics and oils.
To seal small pieces (like gift cards) which may get knocked and also useful to seal mixed media work.
To fix heat transferred wax paintings to fabric.