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Blackberry, common (Rubus allegheniensis) anthotype by Dee Lister

“Look to the horizon” by Dee Lister
Country: UK
Parts used: Blackberry berries (fruit)
Application: Brushed
Exposure time: 14 days
Date/season: Midsummer (early – mid June), 2022
Substrate: Mixed media paper 300gsm
Contrast of final print: ** (Medium)

Blackberry, common (Rubus allegheniensis) anthotype by Dee ListerBlackberry, common (Rubus allegheniensis) for making anthotypesAmount: 120g
Extracted: Crushed in pestle and mortar, squeezed through a cheesecloth
Layers: 2 coats of the same emulsion
Used to create: Positive on acetate (OHP), inkjet printer
Notes/observations: A lovely emulsion, patience required but it was worth it. Streaky using a brush to coat, though I find this adds to the charm.

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Other observations:
This image features one of the anthotypes in Dee Lister’s new zine ‘Glimmers’, which is out on World Anthotype Day 2022.

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