“Indigo Sol” by Ashly Othic
Cyanotype: Alternative photographic print making workshop.
APRIL 15th, 2018 | 11am - 1pm
Teacher: Ashly O.
Learn to create unique beautiful prints with deep Indigo blues using the organic cyanotype process in this hands-on workshop. This historic process introduced in the early 1900's is one of the oldest mediums of photographic printing using only the power of the sun's UV light. The simplicity of the cyanotype printing makes it a great introduction to those new to alternative process printing, while the beautiful blue tones and artistic flexibility also recommends it for serious fine art practitioners.
Participants of this workshop will use botanical specimens, lace, stencils, found objects, ocean specimens, negatives and other common objects to create one of a kind Cyanotypes on pre-treated light sensitive Fabric. Each participant will gain the knowledge of how to make these simple and quick photographs and leave with finished pieces to call your own.
Workshop will be held on the Mesa in Santa Barbara, CA. Exact location will be given upon ticket purchase.