Solar Etching Workshop
Monday, August 12, 2019 - Tuesday, August 13, 2019
2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Learn the incredibly versatile and environmentally friendly method of
printmaking called Solarplate etching. Beginner and seasoned artist
alike will enjoy exploring this exciting, non-toxic medium. Solarplate
etching utilizes a thin steel plate that is coated with a UV light
sensitive photopolymer. All that is needed to create a plate is
sunlight, water, and your imagination! No harsh chemicals or solvents
involved. This method works well for photography as well as drawing.
Artists will explore various materials and learn a variety of ways to
create unique plates and prints.