Poster artist for Fresh Paint festival paints with beeswax

Machias artist Jackie Cort demonstrates her encaustic work with colored bees wax. Cort is the poster artist for this year’s Schack Art Center Fresh Paint Festival of Artists at Work. She also will be demonstrating her work Aug. 19 and 20 at the festival in Everett. (Gale Fiege / The Herald)

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