Introduction to Tintypes – July 23-24

Introduction to Tintypes

Date  |  July 23 – 24, 9am – 4:30pm

Instructor  |  Jaqueline Webster

Skill Level  |  Open to all

Concept: Learn the basics of the positive wet-plate collodion process in this intensive two-day workshop. Learn the history and chemistry behind the process, then work hands-on making tintypes in the darkroom in a small group environment. We’ll cover all of the basics of working on metal: mixing chemistry, coating and sensitizing the plate, development, drying, and varnishing.