artwork by Studio Acanto – Art and Design from Nature artwork by Elisabetta Studio artwork by Daryl V. Storrs Artworks artwork by Little House in Windsor

Precision Art Studio

Theresa Somerset

Real eggshells are used in this batik method, most from local sources. Eggs are blown, washed and dried. Design is drawn on with beeswax and a “Kistka” and then dyed with each successive color. Wax is melted off to reveal the design. Since dyes are not inherently colorfast, the finished egg is given coats of a hard MSA solvent based acrylic U.V. gloss varnish, although still advisable to keep them from direct sunlight.

19 Hayden Street
Essex Junction, VT 05452

(802) 879-2699


Booth 0 in the Emerald Room upstairs.