Beyond Tintypes: Making Glass Ambrotypes


Ages: 18 - No Limit

Ability: All

Expertise: Specialty Workshops, Photography

Before there were tintypes, there were ambrotypes - photographs on glass that possess a unique depth and feel. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of positive wet plate collodion technique on clear and stained glass, including cutting and preparing glass, chemistry mixing and handling, exposure, and varnishing. No experience is necessary and all equipment is provided.

SPECIAL NOTE: Friday Nov 17 from 6:30-8pm; Saturday and Sunday Nov 18-19 from 9am-4pm.

Intro to tintypes or previous collodion experience is helpful but not required.

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