Create your own Retablo

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Join us in Garnerville, NY for a fun-packed afternoon creating a statement piece using your imagery. Start by building your wooden base, adding decorative molding, print your image(s) and add a varnish or encaustic top coat. The Mexican Retablo can be traced back to the early 18th century. They were originally based on popular folk art using iconography derived from Catholic Church art. We’re brought them into the 21st century substituting paints with photographs. Make one for yourself or for someone you want to celebrate. We meet between 2 – […]

By | 2017-09-10T14:59:16+00:00 September 10th, 2017| Blog, Encaustics, Image Factory Workshops, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Create your own Retablo

Transfer Workshop in NYC

Join us for a transfer workshop at Soho Photo Gallery on September 17, 2016 from 9am – 1pm. Learn how to transform your images into unique works of art using our image transfer methods. Click here to go to our workshop page to register.

New photography workshops schedule

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We’re happy to announce three exciting photography workshops starting in 2016.

Encaustics – February 7th, Image Transfers – March 7th and May 7th, and iPhone – April 2nd. We have new approaches for each of the scheduled workshops. Visit our website for descriptions and registration information. www.imagefactoryworkshops.com. Feel free to contact us if you have questions: info@imagefactoryworkshops.com

 

Lunchtime during Encaustics Workshop

encaustic_lunchA well deserved break from the heat generated by encaustics class held on July 12th in Franklin Square. Pictured from left to right are: Janice, Bobbi, Sandy, Paul, and Lois. Photo credit by participant Salvadora Lorelli.

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Image Transfer Workshop at Soho Photo Gallery in September

Youmans_Transfers_01Join Sandy and Lois on Sunday, September 13th from 9:30am – 1pm at Soho Photo Gallery in NYC for an Image Transfer Workshop. We will walk you through the basics of image preparation, materials, and substrates. Bring your laptops, files and a jump drive and you will leave with beautiful re-interpretations of your photos. If you’ve taken this workshop before, we will introduce new substrates to further enhance your experience. Click here for more […]

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Social Media for Photographers

cullensocialmediaSaturday, June 14th from 11 – 1pm at Soho Photo Gallery, 15 White Street, NY 10013
Social Media: Just The Basics: Feel like the world of social media has left you behind? Don’t know an Instagram from a Twitter? And what’s this stuff about hashtags? There’re a lot of cool things on the web, and once you know the basics of social media the whole shebang is a cinch! Mike Cullen will walk you […]

By | 2017-09-06T19:55:22+00:00 May 6th, 2015| Blog, Image Factory Workshops, promotion, social media, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Social Media for Photographers

Creating Photography Portfolios

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Image Factory Workshops is pleased to offer these free workshops to photographers who would like to assemble a photography portfolio for entering a competition or joining a gallery. A photography portfolio should be more than a just a collection of your images. We will cover basic editing and how to select images that best suit a particular venue. Instructions on following a prospectus will be explained and examples of “how to” and “what not to do” […]

By | 2017-09-06T19:55:23+00:00 August 29th, 2014| Blog, B&H, fotofoto gallery, Image Factory Workshops, photography workshops, Photoville, Portfolios|Comments Off on Creating Photography Portfolios

Photo Encaustics Workshop

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Join us for an exciting two-day Photo Encaustics Workshop, June 14th and 15th, from 9:30am to 5pm each day.

The encaustics process has been in use since early Egyptian times. The process involves a blend of beeswax and resin medium, heated to a liquid state, and applied to a receptor surface. The effect imparts a tactile quality to photographs coated in this manner. This two day intensive […]

Image Transfers and Substrates – An Alternative Process for Digital Imagery

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Join us at Soho Photo Gallery on Saturday, April 26th from 9:30am – 1pm for an exciting new workshop: Image Transfers and Substrates.  This workshop will provide you with a creative printing technique that will take your imagery to the next level! Learn how to transfer your images onto a variety of surfaces such as wood, leather, paper, metal, fabric, […]

Need Private Instruction?

We are available for Private Instruction. Perhaps, your schedule and our scheduled workshops don’t work together, or perhaps you just learn better in a one-on-one situation. No problem! Tell us what you want to learn and we’ll design a workshop just for you and at your convenience! Whether you want to learn a new technique for presenting your digital images, or need help putting together a portfolio of your work, WE CAN HELP. We are fine art photographers with years of teaching and […]