We live in an era of disposable snapshots, which we take but seldom look at again. River City Tintype makes one-of-a-kind, heirloom photographs with metal and silver, using a method developed in the 19th century. Join us for a memorable experience and a photograph that will last a lifetime!

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PORTRAIT SESSIONS

At my studio, Calliope Arts

Write me on Instagram or use the pink button below to schedule your session at my studio. Learn more about the experience, packages, and pricing here. A portrait session can include a single tintype plate, or as many combinations as you can dream up! 

COVID-19 info: portrait sessions are all held outside, for no more than 4 people at a time, with social distancing. Please wear a mask when indoors.

4x5 TINTYPE PORTRAIT DAYS

At my studio, Calliope Arts

Calliope Arts Printmaking Studio

324 E College Street

Louisville, KY 40203

 

$50 per 4x5 tintype portrait, 20 mins each. 

Discounted price, through June 30!

Friday, June 11

Sunday, June 20 (Father's Day / Summer Solstice)

Learn more about the experience here.

GODDESS TEA PARTY 

Pop-up event, Harrodsburg, KY

Little Wing Hollow Art & Nature Sanctuary

1450 Johnson Road 
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
June 26, 12pm - 5pm

One 4x5" tintype portrait for $50. 

About the Tea Party:

"Dress up in your best goddess attire and meet us on top of the big hill for a tea party and much merrymaking. Host Anessa Arehart will provide light snacks, tea (of course), and china dishes for all to use. Please bring a picnic basket or some pretty little finger foods to share, as well. If you come empty-handed, that's fine too... but you better be in costume!"

4x5 TINTYPE PORTRAIT DAYS

At my studio, Calliope Arts

Calliope Arts Printmaking Studio

324 E College Street

Louisville, KY 40203

 

$60 per 4x5 tintype portrait, 20 mins each. 

July 24 "Dog Days of Summer" (dogs encouraged in portraits, with humans or without)

Other dates TBD

Learn more about the experience here.

TRUE GRIT TATTOO COMPANY

Pop-up event, Louisville, KY

True Grit Tattoo 

1908 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205
June 26, 11am-6pm

One 4x5" tintype portrait for $60. 

PRINTS

Beautiful tintype prints on paper via VSUAL.

With VSUAL, you choose an image and size, framed or unframed, and they print it on high-quality matte or semi gloss paper and ship it to you. 

Gift card

Gift Certificates

eGift cards are available for secure purchase via Square. You can choose if you'd like the recipient to receive it via email immediately or on a date you set. 

Share an unforgettable experience and an heirloom gift. 

$75.00 - one 4x5 Single Portrait (up to 2 people in the image)

$125.00 - two 4x5 Single Portraits

$175.00 - Double Package (2 individual 4x5 portraits, 1 two-person portrait)

$225.00 - Friends & Family Package (2 individual 4x5 portraits, 2 multiple-person portraits)

Custom amounts - contact me with questions or ideas

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