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ONLINE WORKSHOP—Cyanotypes on Paper, Glass, and Fabric

Friday, June 24, 2022, 12 p.m., Online

One of the simplest and safest forms of photography, the cyanotype process requires minimal chemistry and makes beautiful blue photographs that are extremely permanent. 

In this workshop, Historic Process Specialist Nick Brandreth will teach you how to make cyanotypes on paper, glass, and fabric using botanical samples and photographic negatives. You'll also learn helpful tips and tricks for how to tint, tone, and care for your cyanotypes. 
This workshop is great for all levels, including students and kids.
Limited to twenty participants.
  • 1.5 hours of live virtual instruction and Q&A via Zoom
  • PDF manual with instructions and recipes
  • Access to recording of the workshop
Note: This workshop includes instructions and guidance on how to make cyanotypes at home. The workshop is a small group setting, but we are not able to provide individualized troubleshooting for attendees attempting to follow along at home.
  • Members: $75
  • Nonmembers: $100
  • High speed internet connection
  • Zoom (latest version)
  • The museum is not responsible for troubleshooting technical issues of attendees; please test your connection and access prior to attending at zoom.us/test.
Workshop Refund Policy
  • The museum offers refunds up to ten working days before the event.
  • Tickets are transferable to another attendee up to five working days before the event.
  • The museum is not responsible for outages, technical issues, and issues with connectivity experienced by the attendee. We strongly recommend testing all technology and software prior to the event.
  • In the case where the museum is unable to do the event due to technical issues, all tickets will be refunded or the event will be rescheduled.
  • Attendees who are unable to attend, but are still interested in learning the skills, can be a sent a recording of the workshop.
  • Please contact [email protected] for more information.