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Polaroid Lift Alternative Analogue Photography Workshop

Take pictures and cut apart Polaroid instant film to make unique silky prints on a variety of surfaces.
£99 pp
3hrs 30min
What happens in this class?

n this 3.5-hour workshop with photographic artist Catriona Gray, you'll learn in a small group how to make creative and surprising images using Polaroid film, water, and paper.

Throughout the class, Catriona will guide you and a small group of fellow participants as you delve into the world of manipulating the delicate emulsion in water. Don't worry if you're new to this process—the warm and uplifting teaching style will alleviate any fears and provide you with the support and guidance you need.

The workshop will provide a mindful and enjoyable environment where you can…

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Things to remember

No need to bring anything at all. Cameras and film and all other materials will be provided

IF you would like to, you can bring heavy paper, wood, glass, large stones that you'd like to use to put your images on.

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Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.
Your Teacher

Catriona Gray is an artist and photographer who works primarily with 'analogue' photographic processes and teaches some wonderful alternative processes that will give you a break from the digital world! Currently running Cyanotype, Van Dyke Brown and Polaroid Lift workshops at a beautiful darkroom in Camden. All workshops are very hands on, you'll learn to coat paper with light-sensitive chemistry using a variety of brushes, collect flowers and leaves to make photograms or get your hands wet destroying instant film with hot water, ready to apply the gelatinous image to paper, wood, tile and other surfaces.

Cyanotype (vivid…

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Class Location
Darkroom London
Unit 10, Burmarsh Workshops
71 Marsden Street