Ages 14-17 | Salt, Silver, Wax, Paint: American Ivorytype Miniatures


Ages: 14 - 17

Ability: All

Expertise: Photography

Learn about the origins of photography and painted photographs that combine brown printing, painting and encaustics. Students will make their own simple digital negatives, then work through the steps of printing, painting and mounting their miniatures to glass with wax encaustic. Students will walk away with tiny, colorful masterpieces!

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Students will be learning to cut glass by hand and use hot, molten wax during this camp. Please make sure that you and your teen are comfortable with this before registering. Safety equipment such as impact glasses and gloves for chemical handling in the darkroom will be provided.

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