Iron Imagery: Tintypes at the Carrie Furnaces

1 Weekend: August 26

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Jeffrey Krsul


Price: $120 member; $140 non-member

Capture your own unique image of the Carrie Furnaces on solid metal! This exciting workshop, a collaboration between Rivers of Steel Arts and Pittsburgh Filmmakers/​Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, will introduce you to​ the historic photographic process of “dry plate” tintypes. Popular during the late 19th century, tintype photographs were originally photographed on enameled iron, and sometimes called “Ferrotypes."​ Join photo artist Jeffrey Krsul at the furnaces, and don’t miss your chance to have your own unique image  o​f the Carrie Furnaces preserved forever​. ​
(This workshop also includes standard digital photographic opportunities for participants.)