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Turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) anthotype by Fruma Markowitz

“Four Moroccan Women” by Fruma Markowitz
Country: USA
Parts used: Powdered spice
Application: Brushing with foam brush
Exposure time: 1 day
Month, season and year: March, spring, 2021
Substrate: Watercolour paper
Contrast of final print: *** (High)

Turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) anthotype by Fruma MarkowitzTurmeric (Curcuma longa L.) anthotype by Fruma MarkowitzAmount: Approximately 2 tablespoons
Extracted using: Soaking
Thinner: Vodka
Layers: 2
Used to create image: 2 paper positives, from archival postcards in public domain, found on Pinterest

Challenges or observations:
Most efficient of all emulsions tried, fastest to image, quickest to fade.

Instagram: @frumamarkowitz.photo



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