Cyanotypes: Introduction to Botanical Art Prints - Create Ready to Hang Art!

LaurieAnne Gonzalez, Painter | Dog Lover | Bob Ross Wannabe

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9 Videos (14m)
    • Introduction

    • What is a Cyanotype?

    • Supplies Needed

    • Preparing the Supplies

    • Prepping the Paper

    • Gather your Plants

    • Print

    • Rinse and Repeat

    • Final Thoughts

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About This Class


In this 14 minute class you will learn how to create unique pieces of art using plants from your garden and the sun! This class is for students of all skill levels and requires zero artistic ability. Join LaurieAnne Gonzalez of Laurie Anne Art as she teaches you how to create beautiful, 'ready to hang', blue and white artwork for your home!

In this class you will learn:

  • What a Cyanotype is
  • Supplies Needed to make Cyanotypes
  • How to prepare your supplies
  • How to prepare the paper
  • What kind of plants to use
  • Use the Sun with your plants to create your art
  • Rinse and dry your prints
  • End up with beautiful artwork ready to hang on your wall!

What you need *:


Cyanotype Solution

Watercolor Paper

Painters Tape

Paint Brushes

Clothes line



Plexi - Glass

Field Sketch Board

*Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will make a commission, if you click thru and make a purchase.

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Thank you!
What a wonderfully clear explanation! I simply cannot wait to try out this technique. LaurieAnne does a great job of making something that seemed scary and intimidating very approachable.
Alanna Cartier

Artist and Illustrator

very well explained





LaurieAnne Gonzalez

Painter | Dog Lover | Bob Ross Wannabe

Hi Friends! My name is LaurieAnne and I am a Fine Artist in Phoenix, AZ, filling walls and homes with art I create in my kitchen studio with the help of my adorable, furry assistant, Hazel. Skillshare is one of my favorite ways to learn new skills and I am super excited to be here to teach yall some skills of my own!! To keep up with what I am doing, follow along on Instagram!


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