Snapshot: Altered Images

6 December 2021, 18:00 to 18:30

Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick introductions to new creative ideas and techniques. 

 

Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick introductions to new creative ideas and techniques.

 

A free, open-air workshop where participants will create a collaborative cyanotype and use a mix of alternative photography techniques with artist, Cath Stanley

 

Many people have asked us if there are more affordable alternatives to the "industry standard" imaging and page layout software, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, since Adobe moved to a subscription model.

This event will be an introduction to Affinity Photo and Affinity Publisher, developed by Serif in Nottingham, England, and priced at a fraction of their Adobe counterparts.

 

Snapshot: Anthotypes

27 April 2021, 19:00 to 19:30
Image shows Tim in the process of making an Anthoype, we are looking over his shoulder at a painted sheet with leaves resting on top.

Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick introductions to new creative ideas and techniques. Join us for a 30 minute demonstration on Anthotypes from artist Tim Boddy!

Snapshot: Bookbinding

25 November 2020, 19:00 to 19:30

This introductory session will take you through the fundamental skills and tools of bookbinding, before demonstrating a simple pamphlet stitch. The techniques can be adapted to a range of materials to make your own notebooks, zines or photobooks.

This introduction to self publishing will talk through some of the different approaches to making your own edition of photobooks. Starting with the project as the focus, this talk will cover the basics of planning, designing, funding and producing your publication.

Nilupa Yasmin is an artist and educator known for her beautiful, intricately constructed artworks and large-scale installations. The weaving of photographs is core to her practice, and in this workshop she will talk through her use of the process and how it shaped her work, followed by a demonstration of the weaving technique.

Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick introductions to new creative ideas and techniques.

Join us for a 30 minute demonstration from fine-art photographer Scott Hunter, providing insight into exploring this traditional printing technique from your own home without the need for a darkroom. In this introduction to Cyanotype printing, you will gain understanding into mixing chemistry, coating papers, selecting objects, and exposing the prints.

 

Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick introductions to new creative ideas and techniques.

 

Jessa Fairbrother is a widely acclaimed photographic artist known for the intricate hand embellishments into her work. For this Snapshot she will be talking us through her current investigations and the use of embroidery that concentrates on knots. 

Redeye, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Market Buildings, Thomas St, Manchester M4 1EU, UK
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