- Select an item or a black and white negative. Try using 3D objects but omit the acrylic sheet.
- Assemble in this order (from bottom): piece of cardboard, Sunprint paper blue side up, item, acrylic sheet.
- Expose to sun until paper turns almost white (from 1-5 minutes depending on the sunlight). Do not overexpose.
- Quickly rinse the paper with water for about 1 minute and dry flat.
I bought two white 11x14" frames from Target, removed the white matting, glued the pics on pieces of brown striped craft paper and popped them in the frames. guest bedroom since the color goes nicely with the blue in the room and the leaves rug that I previously purchased for the room. They remind me a little of this print from Target but without the cheesy gold factor. I also made a sheet using the round place mat I have on the back patio. Here it is sitting outside while the sun does its thing:
There you have it - cheap art that you can make from things you have around the house!