Makers and crafters, it’s time to revamp your pics on Etsy and Instagram using just yourcamera phone. During this one-day beginner workshop, learn how to stage your productand then light it using basic lighting techniques such as your home’s natural light. Plus,get tips to compose the perfect shot, then add the finishing touches using in-phoneediting apps. Bring your smartphone and a few products like jewelry, ceramics, orcandles to photograph. We will provide props and backdrops, but if you have somethingat home, bring that along too. Create images that pop and capture your handmadeproducts in a new light during this photography and product styling workshop.
Jamie Gray is a mixed-media artist with several years of experience teaching graphic design courses and photo-styling workshops. Notably, Jamie created a line of art jewelry that was sold in craft markets in the UK and US, and that was stocked in the Royal Academy of Arts museum shop in London and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art museum shop in Kansas City. Jamie also spent a few years in PR and visual merchandising for independent homeware stores. The combined experience of working with various handmade products, as well as her own fine art practice and jewelry line have provided Jamie with insight into how to easily and successfully present products for various professional settings. She’s excited to share all of her go-to tips with you!