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Hand Crafted Prints From Digital Images
PERC Photography School – Raleigh, NC
Instructor: Meg Church
December 5 – December 7, 2014
Hand Crafted Prints from Digital Images, a Weekend Intensive Workshop, is being offered starting at 6:30 PM on Friday December 5th, through Noon on Sunday December 7th, for a total of 12 instructional hours.
This workshop provides hands-on instruction and all the needed tools and supplies for you to create one of a kind images from YOUR digital photos or scanned film images. In addition to a beautiful portfolio of hand crafted prints created during the event, you will take the tools and extra supplies home to make more of your own magic!
We will explore Cyanotype and Vandyke contact prints and how to create negatives to make them. Learn what types of coatings and films are available for the printed image transfer process and and how to do direct printing to create unique images on art papers and alternative surfaces such as wood, ceramic tile, acrylic skins and metal.
You will learn how to:
• Create a digital negative from your digital image
• Scan a print and turn it into a digital negative
• Enhance the digital negative to make a better Cyanotype or Van Dyke print
• Treat your paper / surface with cyanotype and Van Dyke solutions
• Print the negative onto special transparency film
• Adjust images in Photoshop to achieve the best prints
• Select different papers for different effects
• How to prepare images to be transferred
• Hand-color images after transfer
• Apply coatings to a wide array of surfaces - kraft paper, ceramic tile, metal and cloth, to name a few
Twelve hours of instruction as follows:
Friday December 5, 2014 6:30 to 9:30PM
Saturday December 6, 2014 9:00 AM to Noon
Saturday December 6, 2014 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Sunday December 7, 2014 9:00 AM to Noon
PERC Photography School teaches the Art and Science of Digital Photography. ™
The award winning PERC Photography School is run by photographers for photographers. We are committed to providing a practical education in all aspects of digital photography, including Certified Photographer programs.
We provide digital photography and software training through instructor-led classroom training, online education, workshops (field and studio) and certification programs (classroom based and online.) PERC offers over 150 courses covering just about every photography related topic. Please click here to learn more and to register.