The Ninth International Encaustic Conference - June 5, 6, 7, 2015


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Conference founder and director Joanne Mattera, in conjunction with the Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, are pleased to announce:





Pre- and Post-Conference fees - To Register for Pre & Post Conference Workshops - please call 508-349-7511 - LINK TO FORM


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Regular Price $210 . . . . one workshop - discounts apply for those attending the conference.
$210 -----------$399 . . . . two workshops
$630------------$567 . . . . three workshops 10% total
$630 ------------$756 . . . . four workshops 10% total
$840 ------------$945 . . . . five workshops 10% total
$1050 ----------$1171 . . . six workshops - 15% off
$1470 ----------$1249 . . . seven workshops - 15% off
$1680 ----------$1428 . . . eight workshops
- 20% off

To register for the following workshops please call the office at 508-349-7511

Conference 9: June 5, 6, 7, 2015

Pre-Conference Workshops: June 2-4
Post-Conference Workshops: June 8-12
Keynote Speaker: TBA

We have begun to provide more information about Conference 9. As always, we'll offer more of what has made The International Encaustic Conference the event in the encaustic community and beyond: demos and talks by university-level presenters and established teaching entrepreneurs; panel discussions with the best practitioners in the field; a focus on studio practice and career issues; dialogues with dealers, critics, and curators; and special events such as the Postcard Show, The Hotel Fair, a Book Signing, exhibitions throughout Provincetown and Truro--plus tasty meals that offer choices to a variety of palates and sensibilities.



To register for a Room at the Provincetown Inn

Room Reservations at the Provincetown Inn

Room reservation begins Monday, November 3, at 10:00 am. 
Take advantage of the opportunity to stay "on campus," which gives you a room for the Hotel Fair and proximity to all the events.

To reserve a room you have two options:
1. You may call the Inn directly, starting at 10:00 am:  508-487-9500
or toll free: 1-800-WHALE-VU2
2. You may register online, starting at 10:00 am:  Click here  and then book your room with the following code:  ENC15. These rooms are blocked to the general public, so you will not be able to get in without the code. Also once you're in you will see better prices than what are posted for the public.)

Conference Event Schedule

Three days of Conference schedule are listed below. We've got a fabulous keynote, 3 panels, 33 demos or talks, a Hotel Fair, Book Signing, Postcard Show, Conference Wrapup, and a fabulous Vendor Room.




To reserve your room or suite, call the Inn directly But not until 10:00 a.m. on November 508-487-9500 Toll free: 1-800-WHALE-VU


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About Us


A location, nestled in the dunes of Truro and within walking distance to Cape Cod bay, provides an inspirational and meditative backdrop that enhances the workshop experience.


A distinguished faculty that consists of prominent artists in the fields of painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, jewelry and writing.


A student body consists of both working artists and art students who hail from all over the US and Canada. Today Castle Hill celebrates its 40th year Anniversary.