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Cyanotypes with Jim Meeks

September 14, 1 p.m.4 p.m.

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On Saturday, September 14, from 1 to 4 p.m. the Oklahoma History Center will host a class all about creating cyanotypes, which is one of the oldest photographic printing processes. It uses sunlight and water to create unique impressions.

Students will learn cyanotype processes and create their own artwork using native plants and sun printing techniques. Photographer and artist Jim Meeks will be the instructor. Meeks is the photo editor of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Division.

The class costs $30 for members of the Oklahoma Historical Society and $40 for nonmembers. All supplies are included in the cost.

Register for the Sun Printing class.

A sample of cyanotype paper where leaves and plants have been placed to create a sun print. Sunprinting is based on the cyanotype process, which artists have used since its development in the 19th century.

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Date:
September 14
Time:
1 p.m.–4 p.m.
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