Hotplates allow under-heating of the card and enable a host of possibilities and techniques that inspire creativity. They also enable colours to be easily mixed for brush application to boards, etc. The alchemy of encaustic art wax colours enters a new dimension when a hotplate is use effectively.

There area a number of hand tools in the Tools section that work well with hotplate methods.

This fine large toughened glass hotplate is a wonderful tool for many Encaustic Art approaches. Work directly on the surface or use as a palette for shalow flat tins and colour mixing for brush work.
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