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Chocolate Cosmos (Cosmos atrosanguineus) anthotype by Kelly Barfoot

“Future Dreaming” by Kelly Barfoot
Country: UK
Parts used: Petals
Application: Brushed on
Exposure time: 2 weeks
Month, season and year: July, summer, 2022
Substrate: watercolour paper
Contrast of final print: ** (Medium)

Chocolate Cosmos (Cosmos atrosanguineus) anthotype by Kelly BarfootChocolate Cosmos (Cosmos atrosanguineus) for making anthotypesAmount: A small handful of petals
Extracted using: Pestle and Mortar, strained through a fine sieve
Thinner: Vodka
Layers: 3
Used to create image: Positive on OHP acetate.
Challenges or observations:
The dark reddish-brown petals produce an emulsion that dries to a charcoal grey.

Instagram: @barfootk_art

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