Binnie in her studio, January 2018

Binnie in her studio, January 2018

In honor of our friend Binnie Birstein, Castle Hill is happy to announce a new scholarship program to cover the cost of tuition for the 13th International Encaustic Conference of 2019 (and future years)  as well as a workshop during the Pre or Post Conference.  

Binnie  has recently passed away from  pancreatic cancer.  She attended all 11 of the previous International Encaustic Conferences, She was a teacher during the Pre or Post Conference Workshops in Intro to Encaustic Painting, Working Big,  Taking Your Work to the Next Level, she also presented her interactive talk, Wax or What?, with images accumulated during her travels to Europe and Japan, she also participated on a panel of people who attended all conferences for 10 years.

To continue this gift for the years to come, please donate by CLICKING HERE

BINNIE TOUCHED SO MANY LIVES WITH A GIFT OF TEACHING! 

Please fill out the form below before November, 22 to be considered for the 2019 scholarship.

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Please write a brief paragraph explaining why you are applying for this scholarship including your financial need.
Pre and Post classes can fill up quickly! Please list first choice, second choice, and third choice for workshops.
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