Course Topics: Darkroom Printing, Alternative Process, Book Making
Photo by Devon Kearney

Sophie Gibbings


Sophie Gibbings is a photographer from Santa Barbara, California. She spent her summers in Maine where she learned how to darkroom print at the Maine Media Workshops and College. She learned alternative processes from her mentor, Christopher James in Santa Fe and Boston. She received her BFA in photography from Lesley University College of Art and Design (formally The Art Institute of Boston). Her primary foundation is based in traditional black and white printing, but she is also interested in alternative process, primarily wet plate collodion. The human connection to a landscape and the return to nature are themes prevalent in her work.


Book Binding & Design

Book Binding & Design Description: In this course, you will create a book of your own design. There are infinitely many places for books in the world of the artist, designer or writer. The art of bookmaking can bring so much to your creative process. You will...

Getting to Know Your DSLR Camera Level 1

Getting to Know Your DSLR Camera Level 1 Description: Learn the controls of your digital camera and improve your photographs along the way! Step by step instruction and demonstrations will be covered in class. Please bring your digital camera manual to class, along...

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Monday: Closed
Tue-Thur: 3pm-10pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 11am-6pm

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Gallery Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tue-Thur: 3pm-9:30pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am-5:30pm
Sunday: 11am-5:30pm


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