Kathy Hastings
 
Water-related images 
have intrigued me since my student days at Art Center College of  Design in California. On calm days you may find me photographing from a kayak around Fisherman’s Terminal in Seattle or the sloughs near Everett, Washington
    
I’ve left the arena of art education and spiraled back to full-time studio work.
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all images © Kathy Hastings

photo–Dale Johnson
photo–L.P. Nielsen
photo–L.P. Nielsen
photo–L.P. Nielsen
My images are most often a combination traditional painting techniques and photography. In my current work I am exploring encaustics—using a torch to fuse layers of melted beeswax on a mounted photo and then adding oil paint, oil pastels and mica powder for extra texture and richness. 

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