R&F provides artists with all of the best wax painting mediums designed for use with your encaustic colors. Encaustic Medium is used to extend the colors and to create transparencies while Impasto/Modeling Wax is designed for sculptural purposes.
R&F Encaustic Medium - R&F Encaustic Medium is an essential component to encaustic painting. Beeswax on its own will remain soft, but the addition of damar resin raises the melting temperature and allows the beeswax to cure and harden over time. R&F Encaustic Medium is composed of 100% USP beeswax and damar resin. Medium is typically used to create transparency and extend encaustic colors. It can also be used for mixed media and sculptural applications. Encaustic Medium is the encaustic paint without pigment.