The Glory of Toner-Transfers

There is nothing more satisfying than a good ol' photocopy transfer. The outcome is beautiful,  the process is stupidly-simple, and everyone will think you're a creative genius when you show off the results. 

This lo-fi process, otherwise known as a xerox or toner transfer requires 3 simple tools - a bone folder, workable spray fixative (or any kind of acetone), and a photocopy. Through working the acetone into the back of the photocopy using a bone folder, you can transfer a photographic image to any absorbent surface - print paper or fabric, usually work best.  Check out the results from my last class:

BAM. that's a beaut.

BAM. that's a beaut.

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