Introduction to Cyanotype Workshop

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Introduction to Cyanotype Workshop

40.00

Thursday 28th February 2019. 10.00am - 2.00pm. Arts Studio Cottages, Ilkley, LS29 9DT

Cyanotype printing offers an affordable introduction to the world of photographic processes and printmaking. You will learn how to coat paper with cyanotype solution and then to expose paper to make a print.
It is a flexible processes where any found material can be used to make a negative or images can be used from photographs using an acetate photocopy. Objects and acetate negatives are then exposed to direct sunlight or through the use of a specialised UV lamp. The image is then washed off in water thoroughly to show the final image.
You will also learn techniques to tint the final images to create different tonal ranges of your prints. You are encouraged to bring objects of interest with you to use for the day to experiment with this process.

It will be a fun, practical and creative day where you will learn techniques and process that can be applied at home. There will be a specially created hand out detailing the process and stockists of equipment. Suitable for beginners with no experience necessary.

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Thursday 28th February 2019. 10.00am - 2.00pm. Arts Studio Cottages, Ilkley, LS29 9DT

Cyanotype printing offers an affordable introduction to the world of photographic processes and printmaking. You will learn how to coat paper with cyanotype solution and then to expose paper to make a print.
It is a flexible processes where any found material can be used to make a negative or images can be used from photographs using an acetate photocopy. Objects and acetate negatives are then exposed to direct sunlight or through the use of a specialised UV lamp. The image is then washed off in water thoroughly to show the final image.
You will also learn techniques to tint the final images to create different tonal ranges of your prints. You are encouraged to bring objects of interest with you to use for the day to experiment with this process.

It will be a fun, practical and creative day where you will learn techniques and process that can be applied at home. There will be a specially created hand out detailing the process and stockists of equipment. Suitable for beginners with no experience necessary.