ONSITE Cyanotype Printing: Camera-less Photography

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ONSITE Cyanotype Printing: Camera-less Photography

Sat 15th May 2021

SKU: LW150521-8
Tutor Laura Walker
10am - 4pm

This onsite, cyanotype printing workshop is suitable for beginners and inprovers

Workshop Details
This workshop will get you experimenting with an early photographic technique. Cyanotypes were developed in 1842 not long after the announcement of photography. Suitable for complete beginners who are interested in photography and painting.

This workshop will cover mixing the solutions, coating paper/fabric, exposure, washing and caring for your prints after. We will also experiment with two different toning techniques; tea toning and bleaching. We will follow the simple photogram method to create these prints and will focus our images on floral arrangements.

Skills/Techniques Covered

  • Mixing together the solution
  • Contact printing method
  • Judging the exposure times of prints
  • Washing print & after care
  • Coating paper
  • Coating fabric
  • Toning prints (tea & bleach)