PHOTO COLLAGE - COMING SOON*

PHOTO COLLAGE - COMING SOON*

155.00

ONE DAY WORKSHOP

2019 DATES COMING SOON

LOCATION: 1005 WELLINGS ROAD

*Private Lessons Upon Request

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How to collage using traditional analog photography techniques

Learn two analog printing techniques that are still so relevant and easy to do. You will combine cyanotypes with fabric, paper and stitching to create unique, funky projects. Learn the polaroid emulsion transfer process. After polaroid closed it disappeared out of general use. It is back. It is retro. It is super cool.

Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. Engineers used the process well into the 20th century as a simple and low-cost process to produce copies of drawings, referred to as blueprints. Artists and photographers use it to create beautiful blue art prints.

Polaroid Emulsion Transfer is a process that enables you to shoot polaroid instant film and create unique artworks by transferring the photographic emulsion onto art paper!


YOU CAN EXPECT:

  • Demos and hands on time to practice the techniques

  • Exercises that allow you creative freedom to explore with out expectation of final results

  • Explorative activities that encourage a sense of adventure and play

  • Explore different collage techniques with your printed creations

  • direction is provided but you are allowed to explore your creative vision


CYANOTYPE SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • How to print with the analog print process. Including where to find chemistry. How to do it safely.

  • Learn develop times and rinse times to ensure your prints turn out great

  • Print objects and negatives.

  • print on different surfaces



EMULSION IMAGE TRANSFER SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • Where to find polaroid film that will work for image transfers

  • How to do the polaroid emulsion transfers with tips and tricks for best results.


BENEFITS TO YOU

  • Receive the benefits of the mindful qualities of creativity

  • Accepting, inclusive, safe environment in which to work.

  • Reflective and fun ways to get in touch with your authentic self

  • Embrace play

  • Social connection with yourself, others





INCLUDED IN THIS WORKSHOP

Professional Art Supplies Provided





Level: Beginners/Intermediate

Entry requirements: None

Minimum Age: 16

Max # of students: 4

Registration Deadline: 1 week before start date

Instructor: Kristin MacPherson

Testimonials

The instructor showed us a bunch of cool things but my favourite was the polaroid transfers. I did not even know it was possible.

-Art Enthusiast


FAQ'S

Who is this class for?
YOU! Anyone. Everyone. This class is suitable for anyone aged sixteen and older. 

Do I have to have experience?
No, absolute beginners are welcome. 

Do I have to be artsy or crafty to do this?
Nope. This is an entry level skill. If you know nothing about photography, this class is for you.

Can I come more then once?
Yes, if you wanted to, you would build on your skills by coming more often. Every class will have its own unique creative flare.

Is this like paint night?
No. It is better.   ;) You can personalize it.