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Solarplate Etching Workshop

Presented by Paperworkers Local at PaperworkersLocal, Birmingham AL

Sep 23 2017
Solarplate Etching Workshop

Learn simple techniques for handmade photographic etchings

This workshop will introduce techniques used to make photographic and drawn images on a photo-sensitive polymer plate. Attendees will learn how to create a positive transparency image from both a photo file and from a drawing that will be used to make a Solarplate intaglio plate. This process is both relatively easy and non-toxic.

Supplies and a handout will be included but you must bring at least 1 digital photo image file on a thumb drive. If you have a laptop with photoshop or iphoto that

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September 23, 2017, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Enrollment is limited to 7 students

Tuition is $75.00

Please send questions to Mimi at


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2717 Seventh Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35222

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