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Green & Copper postcards


Green & Copper Postcard
Polaroid transfer onto watercolor paper
Hand-tinted with pastels

I’ve been working on my color-themed postcards. I have finished the Polaroid transfers, but still have to hand-tint a little over half of them. I picked up these new pan pastels and love how they apply. I was going for suble coloring and they work famously. I shot this photograph at the cemetary on Mount Royal** in Montreal many years ago. They have fabulous old monuments that date back to the first French settlers.

** It seems I overstated the antiquity of the Mount Royal Cemetary but several centuries… shows how much attention I was paying during history class…