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Sunprinted Holiday Cards: A Workshop At Wilder Goods

  • Wilder Goods 111 South Grand Avenue Suite 107A Bozeman, MT, 59715 United States (map)

In this workshop we will be using the historical photographic process called cyanotype to create unique holiday cards. You will leave with a set of cards to share with your friends and family. You will also learn how to use this method for other applications such as printing on fabric and other surfaces. The gifting possibilities are endless.

Purchase Tickets through Wilder Goods

$40

When:

Sunday, December 9th 2-4pm

Where:

The Wilder Textile Art Studio in the Emerson Suite 107a, Bozeman, MT

About the Class:

Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print through the use of two chemicals: ferric ammonium citrate and potassium ferricyanide. Once combined these chemicals become sensitive to UV light or sunlight. Once exposed, the process only requires water to develop and finish the print.

The process was developed in 1842 by the English scientist and astronomer Sir John Herschel as a means of reproducing notes and diagrams. In more recent times engineers used the process as a cost-effective way to produce copies of drawings, known as blueprints. Today cyanotype artists blend old and new using digital cameras and inkjet printers instead of film and negatives to create an image.

Earlier Event: November 18
DIY Pinhole Camera Photography
Later Event: December 13
Introduction To Cyanotype