Amber R. Engfer's Profile

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While attending college at Humboldt State University, I began dabbling in many forms of art. Finding a true passion in photography, I began experimenting in the darkroom with different alternative photographic processes. My artwork is created using pieces of my surroundings and capturing my life with my camera. I'm greatly inspired by the plants in my garden, my dogs, farm animals, the places visit and adventures I find.

Printing my art onto fabric gives me opportunity to display my creations on wearable and usable items. While I love a simple photograph, including my works in a variety of ways allows a different backdrop for viewing art.

When I'm not engaged in the arts, you'll usually find me spending time with my husband and our two dogs at the beach or park, working on our 15 acre home farm, gardening or simply enjoying the beautiful…

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  • Born on April 6
  • Joined November 1, 2011

Favorite materials

Pokeweed Berries, Gold Leaf, Plants, Feathers, Transparency Film

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About

While attending college at Humboldt State University, I began dabbling in many forms of art. Finding a true passion in photography, I began experimenting in the darkroom with different alternative photographic processes. My artwork is created using pieces of my surroundings and capturing my life with my camera. I'm greatly inspired by the plants in my garden, my dogs, farm animals, the places visit and adventures I find.

Printing my art onto fabric gives me opportunity to display my creations on wearable and usable items. While I love a simple photograph, including my works in a variety of ways allows a different backdrop for viewing art.

When I'm not engaged in the arts, you'll usually find me spending time with my husband and our two dogs at the beach or park, working on our 15 acre home farm, gardening or simply enjoying the beautiful surroundings of Sonoma County.

To learn more about my work visit my website: www.amberreumannengfer.net or www.arecretions.com

And visit www.alternativephotography.com/wp/processes/cyanotype/combining-gelatin-silver-and-cyanotype to read my article about the combination of cyanotype and gelatin silver.

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