How to make sun print paper. Contact paper must be a colored non clear kind masking tape. Reconstitute and mix your solutions. Rinse your sun prints. Slide your print out from under the transparency image 1.
3 gorgeous ways to craft with sun prints prepare print. Cut the fabric to desired size then iron to remove any wrinkles as any variation in the fabrics contour might cast shadows on the final exposed print. In a shady spot arrange flat objects. This wash should take about 20 minutes and can be done outside with a garden hose in the shade or inside in a sink or darkroom if you have access to one.
Place print in full sun for 2 5 minutes until. After about five minutes or up to 20 if its overcast the silhouette will be apparent. Step 2 arrange your objects on a piece of sunprint paper out of the reach of the sun. Step 4 take your sunprint outside and lay it in direct sunlight for.
On a camping trip with our new cub scout troop and their families one of the projects that was done while we were there was to meet elective 12a making solar prints as part of the nature crafts elective that we were trying to fulfill while on th. Help to cover the items with clear plastic wrap or plexiglass and weigh the edges down with rocks so that the plastic lays flat and wont blow away. After you have mixed the two solutions together you will need. You can use anything to create your art flowers rocks.
Objects to be printed are placed on the printing surface as desired then pinned or placed under safety glass that must not block ultraviolet light. Step 1 what you need. Sketch out and then cut out your ideas on paper. Ask your child to create designs on the paper using the natural items they found.
Hang print to dry on a. Rinse the print with water from a hose or in a. In a room with little to no ambient light eg a windowless bathroom. Lets make some sun prints.
Silk summer dress prepare your materials in an indoor space with no direct light. Leave your project in the sun for two or three hours. Cyanotype sunprints are uv reactive only after. Place print in direct sunlight.
A simple water bath rinses the extra chemicals from the paper and fixes the image in place permanently. Step 3 place the acrylic pressing sheet on top to flatten and hold your items to the sunprint paper. How to make cyanotype sun print paper 1. Materials to make your own construction paper sun prints.