Arts Infusion Workshop: An Afternoon with Mary Catherine Lewis

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Arts Infusion Workshop: An Afternoon with Mary Catherine Lewis

May 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Do you know how to capture the shape of an object without using a camera? If you place an object on top of photosensitive paper and then expose it to light, you can record the silhouette created by the object. Join local artist Mary Catherine Lewis as we bring to light the 19th century camera-less photography method of “photogenic drawings”. Her show Petals & Lace on display in the MOSH Lobby showcases this technique, lumen prints. Learn how to create your own lumen print using naturals objects and sun printing paper. Watch the changes unfold before your very eyes! 

This workshop is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome. All materials will be provided.

Please RSVP below. Spots are limited.




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  • Please maintain social distancing
  • All guests are required to wear masks when visiting the Museum. If you do not have a mask, you can purchase a single-use mask for $1 at the Museum Front Desk
  • To find out more about the Museum’s reopening policies, please visit our Visitor Information Page.


Funding has been generously provided by the Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation.


May 8, 2021
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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1025 Museum Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32207 United States
(904) 396-MOSH