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Cyanotype Print Workshop

Date: Jul 17/24

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: @ The Combine

Join us on a journey into the captivating realm of imagery with this cyanotype print workshop, led by Cruz! Delve into the secrets of this photographic printing technique and create your own cyanotype prints using light-sensitive chemicals.

Cyanotype is an old photographic printing process distinctive for producing Prussian blue monochromatic prints using the mixing of non-toxic chemicals and sunlight offering an alternative way to darkroom printing.

What to Expect:

  • Hands-On Exploration: Dive deep into the art form of cyanotype by engaging in hands-on activities.
  • Create Your Own Prints: Let your creativity flow as you create your own unique cyanotype prints under Cruz's expert guidance. All materials will be provided but feel free to bring some leaves, small flowers, any 2D objects, or have some of your own negatives ready!
  • Accessible and Engaging: Whether you're a photography enthusiast or simply curious about unique artistic processes, this workshop offers an engaging and immersive experience into the world of captivating imagery.

Session Highlights:

  • Chemical Coating Technique: Learn the art of coating paper and fabric with light-sensitive chemicals, a fundamental step in the cyanotype process.
  • UV Exposure Exploration: Explore the fascinating interplay of light and chemicals as you discover the nuances of UV exposure in cyanotype printing.
  • Deep Dive into Cyanotype: Acquire a wealth of knowledge related to this medium, from its historical significance to modern applications.

Don't miss this opportunity to unlock the secrets of cyanotypes and explore your creative potential in an inspiring and supportive environment. Come join us for a workshop you won't forget!

*Workshop fee includes up to THREE 7” x 7” sized watercolor paper sheets + ONE 6” x 2.5” cotton piece per person. All other materials such as chemicals, trays, markers, negatives, and other 2D materials will be provided. This workshop does not require any prior photography or image transfer technique knowledge.

Important Cancellation Policy: Please be advised that we require a minimum of 48 hours' notice for any cancellations prior to the scheduled workshop. This policy is in place due to the advance purchasing of materials necessary for the workshop. You will be charged the full ticket price if you fail to provide the required notice. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

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