Florida is a bit of a road trip .
Well I am sure lots here will help you out , ask all the silly questions you want as there are no bad questions, I can't help you as I have never made a tintype, but lots here have and will jump on board if you ask the questions.
You should be able to find a 4x5 here in the classifieds or over on Large Format.

have fun.
Quote Originally Posted by Dshambli View Post
I'm in Florida. I would love to attend some sort of workshop or receive some kind of instruction, but I can't find anything around here like that. So it looks like I'm now in the market for a 4x5 camera.