Shop encaustic mediums for encaustic painting. These versatile mediums are usually made with beeswax and damar resin, but can be made with other waxes, including soy. Essentially encaustic paint without the pigment, encaustic mediums are used to form transparencies and extend paints. They can also be used as a base or top coat for your painting.
Use encaustic wax as a binding medium. It can be transparent, which is perfect for images that you want to show clearly, or opaque, which is great for a hazy effect.