Lumen Prints – New!
Explore image-making in a new way. Lumen prints are created through the use of natural sunlight and expired or fogged darkroom paper. Because lumens are created through the use of light, light will forever change them. The process produces prints in various colors based on the brand name of the paper as well as liquids on the surface. Since lumen printing is a contact printing process, we’ll experiment with photo negatives, leaves, flowers, trash, bugs, lace and more. You’ll create compositions with natural elements and scan your original prints to create a permanent record. You’ll also use Adobe Photoshop to dust and color correct the lumen prints.
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About the Instructor
Maggie Flanigan is a Virginia based artist working with ideas of community, intimacy and immediacy. Being raised in a small town in the Blue Ridge Mountains has given her an insight into what it means to create artwork in a small community. Her experience in professional schools of crafts such as Penland and Arrowmont have helped to define her interests in teaching in a playful and supportive atmosphere while maintaining and cultivating an artistic community. Maggie Flanigan specializes in teaching art and photography at all levels as well as working with alternative photographic process, printmaking, and mixed media fiber arts.See More Classes By Instructor