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Miniature-Tintype Workshop

Stone Fine Art Workshops

Miniature Tintypes - Fall 2018


The tintype process is an image making processes first introduced in the 1850s.  It is a process combining chemicals under red or amber light, coating iron or aluminum plates, sensitizing them, and exposing the plate in-camera while still wet. We will address the various techniques in coating these miniature plates, the chemicals needed, and the simple art of still lives and portraits using natural and/or artificial light sources.


Later Event: March 21
IMAGES: Shoreline Arts Alliance