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Cyanotype Printing Workshop

5(1 review)
Teach yourself how to make a sun print, otherwise known as a cyanotype - this type of printing is unique in that it is a form of photography.
5 Students
Online
£40 pp
1hr
Beginner
Learning Kit Included
What happens in this class?

Teach yourself how to make a sun print, otherwise known as a cyanotype - this type of printing is unique in that it is a form of photography that does not require a camera or an expensive darkroom.

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.

The printing process is accessible, super easy and you will be able to create a stunning final work of art with its signature Prussian blue colour within minutes!

What you will learn
  • How to print using UV light
  • Create your own art work in minutes!
What you will need
  • - Apron
  • - White card to print on
  • - Dried botanicals, leaves etc

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5(1 review)
Lucy Ellis - September 28th
Really interesting class. Emma sent us the kit well in advance and explained clearly during the session how to make the cyanotype prints. She gave us all sorts of useful tips and ideas and then left us to work on our ideas at home. Great results!
Your Teacher
Teacher

Mapp of London's school run by Emma Mapp, the co-founder of the London Photo Festival, London Photo Gallery and founder the camera bag and strap business, Mapp of London. At Mapp of London, you will learn how to make traditional cyanotype photographic prints using chemicals (the 'friendly' ones), flora & fauna and UV light (yes, in the UK!).

The class includes: all materials (Emma will do her best to predict a sunny day!) and as much tea, coffee (or Prosecco!) as you like... You are welcome to bring your flowers or botanicals to try out and I have a…

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Lucy Ellis - September 28th
Really interesting class. Emma sent us the kit well in advance and explained clearly during the session how to make the cyanotype prints. She gave us all sorts of useful tips and ideas and then left us to work on our ideas at home. Great results!