Josie Rodriguez, visual artist, uses melted beeswax, pigment, damar (tree resin) and other natural elements to create her paintings and sculptures. Inspired by the messy, visceral and spontaneous character of encaustic art, Josie speaks to her relationship with nature and to the colonies of bees that she considers collaborators in her process.
Josie’s work is...
“Rich, captivating, educational, unique and organic. The more one looks, the more one sees. Her use of color, texture and subtle design adds impressive depth to her encaustic work as she has established a complex dialogue between art and science."
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