This project is great for incorporating science into you art classes or vice-versa.
Cyanotype prints use UV light to produce stunning, indigo-colored prints.
It's an excellent, low-cost project to use as an introduction to photography.. or as compliment to chemistry, earth-sciences, botany and engineering classes.
This lesson plan includes:
-step-by-step instructions, with pictures and helpful hints for creating your best possible cyanotype prints.
- A history of the process and it's uses in science, engineering and art fields.
- A simple science explanation of how the chemicals work.