august, 2022

wed17aug5:00 pmwed7:00 pmCyanotype Workshop: Fieldnotes Jamaica5:00 pm - 7:00 pm The Hive at The New Standard Works Event Organized By: Tracey Thorne

Event Details

Cynaotype workshop run as part of the Fieldnotes Jamaica exhibition

Fancy making some handmade blue prints using the sun well join artist Tracey Thorne to learn how to make cyanotypes in this creative workshop.

Suitable for adults and families. Its a basic beginners workshop with a chance to make your own blue botanical art prints.

  • Learn how to make cyanotypes a photographic process using UV light from the sun
  • Make your own botanical prints using pre-treated papers
  • Everyone can make cyanotypes, its fun and a mindful photo process
  • Take your prints home with you

The cyanotype workshop will be held in the Makers Space next to the gallery we will make the cyanotypes using sun in the roof top garden or in the gallery yard.

Participants will also have the chance to view Tracey’s Thorne’s exhibition Fieldnotes Jamaica and to see the cyanotypes being exhibited as part of her exhibition in the Hive Gallery from the 29 July 2022.

About the Exhibition

The exhibition is open from 29 July to 19 August in the gallery at The Hive New Standard Works please check their website for opening times and events. Free access to the exhibition no booking required.

Fieldnotes Jamaica is a new series of work by artist Tracey Thorne made in response to the global climate crisis by reflecting on the environmental challenges facing the Island of Jamaica.

This new body of work was created during the pandemic, a period that provided the artist with more time to look closely at the world which surrounds us and reflect on one of the defining issues of our time.

The exhibition is made up of a set of c-type photographic prints, cyanotypes (including work on some old postcards) and a large print on silk made by the artist.

For more information visit the artist website at www.traceythorne.com or contact the artist at hellotraceythorne@outlook.com.

For access information please visit the Hive website or contact Tracey Thorne.

The project was supported by Arts Council England.

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Time

(Wednesday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location

The Hive at The New Standard Works

43-47 Vittoria Street Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B1 3ND

Organizer

Tracey Thorne

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