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CYANOTYPE WORKSHOP

CYANOTYPE WORKSHOP

    Sir John Herschel (1792 – 1871) discovered this beautiful and simplistic printing process in 1842. Preceded by the Daguerreotype and Calotype processes, it was the 3rd successful and non-silver photographic process invented in 1842.

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VAN DYKE BROWN WORKSHOP

VAN DYKE BROWN WORKSHOP

    Arndt & Troos developed this beautiful brown process in 1889. The process was mainly used for proofing in the studio, and due to its warm yellow/brown colour it was initially called the ‘Sepia Print’ process.

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SALT PAPER WORKSHOP

SALT PAPER WORKSHOP

    The Salted Paper process was the culmination of several centuries worth of research by remarkable men and women studying the relationship between light and chemistry. However, the concept of a “photograph” only really came to life in the imagination of William Henry Fox Talbot in 1833.

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WORKSHOP DATES FOR 2021

MAY 2021
SAT, 10TH > INTRODUCTION TO LINOCUT – COMPLETED!
Time: 8.30am to 4pm
(Look out for future dates)

SAT, 29TH > JAPANESE BOOKBINDING WORKSHOP – COMPLETED!
Time: 8.30am to 4pm

JUNE 2021
SAT, 12TH / SUN, 13TH > B/W FILM AND HAND PRINTING > Foundation Workshop
Time: 8.30am to 4pm
Cost: R2600 p/p
(This Workshop is Fully Booked!)
JUNE 2021
SAT, 26TH > INTRODUCTION TO CYANOTYPE
Time: 8.30am to 4pm
Cost: R700 p/p

JULY 2021
SAT, 17TH > MARBLING by Elize de Beer
Hosted by: Dennis da Silva
Time: 9am to 1pm
Duration: 4Hrs
Cost: R700 p/p