Let's Get Started. Hot Cakes Introductory Paint Set: This is an ideal way to get started with encaustic painting. This set contains 1.5 fl oz Hot Cakes each of Titanium White, Bismuth Yellow, Naphthol Red, Ultramarine Blue, Wax Medium, and Slick Wax. You can mix a multitude of colors using the primary palette. This set comes packaged in a very large tin that's not only good for storage but can also be used for melting larger quantities of paints, medium, or Slick Wax. Every Intro Set also includes an empty tin and a mail-in coupon for a free Hot Cakes refill. Simply select any 1 fl oz Hot Cakes Refill from the 82 color palette and Enkaustikos will mail you free 1 fl oz Hot Cakes refill with a matching label for your tin.