If you love the soft and mysterious effects of Encaustic and Cold Wax, then you’ll enjoy learning more about them and one of New Editions newest artists.  Eve Ozer’s abstract work has been featured in the book Cold Wax Medium: Techniques, Concepts & Conversations, by Rebecca Crowell and Jerry Laughlin.  For artists  looking for technical insight and collectors who want to know more about the cold wax process, this is a good reference book.  More than just a technical guide, it provides comprehensive information for those new to the cold wax medium, as well as technical expertise and inspiration to those with experience. Featuring nearly 100 artists from around the world, Cold Wax Medium will strengthen your work and studio practice, suggest new directions, and support thoughtful self-critique.

Other great books that include Eve’s work are iNCiTE; Dreams Realized: The Best of Mixed Media, and INCITE 3; The Art of Storytelling, The Best of Mixed Media, both published by North Light Books.  You’ll want to keep both of these on your bookshelf for continual inspiration.

Chicago Voyage Magazine recently printed an Artist Feature on Chicago artist Eve Ozer.  CVM is the Chicago Arts and Culture weekly review magazine. New Editions began showing Eve’s work this summer.  As a self-taught abstract painter, experimental processes are part of Eve’s practice. Line, shape and color are primary components in her paintings.  To read the article go to Chicago Voyage Magazine.