On Saturday, March 31st, Folkgoblin will be in house taking appointments for tin type portraits from noon-5pm.
Single Portraits: $70
Couple Portraits: $100
*Several backdrops, props and costumes available at an extra cost. Contact Sideshow Gallery at 773-276-1300 for an appointment.
Widely used during the 1860s and 70s, tintype made portraits acceptable to the masses and almost in an instant. Famously used to document the civil war, this under-appreciated art form brings a rich and haunting quality to its subjects.