Synopses & Reviews
Bring slide images to life by transferring them easily onto artist's papers, silk, wood, even tile. Written with Polaroid's endorsement, the secrets of transferring photos to other surfaces are now shared with photography pros, students, artists, art directors, and other eager to practice the exploding art of transfer photography. Only Polaroid products enable users to contact-print a color negative or to transfer a fully developed emulsion onto such surfaces as vellum, rice paper, fabrics, wood, tile, and acrylic. From fine art to advertising to annual reports, Polaroid transfers are often further enhanced with paint, markers, and crayons, offering unlimited creative results.
"This is definitely a must-have book for anyone who wants to create incredible Polaroid transfer art. The instructions are excellent and the artwork wonderful. You will be amazed at the cool effects you can create with the remarkable property of certain Polacolor films that enable you to transfer the image or the emulsion layer carrying the image to a variety of other surfaces, such as paper, wood, etc." Angel Lee
This guide explains how to transfer polaroid images onto artists' papers, silk, wood, and tile. It also describes how to enhance these pictures with paint, markers and crayons.
The secrets of transferring Polaroid photos onto surfaces such as vellum, fabric, wood, tile, and acrylic.
About the Author
Kathleen Thormod Carr, a fine artist who has taught many Polaroid transfer workshops, is the author of a book of nature images, To Honor the Earth: Reflections on living in Harmony with Nature. She resides in Sebastopol, California.