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Portfolio of
 Margaret Brezden 

Langley, B.C.

Media Type(s):
    Oils & Acrylics
Mixed Media

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Galleries in Portfolio:

B & W Photos - Images From Our Past
Commercial Photography
Digital Botanical Prints
Digital Photographic Art
Fine Art Photography
Hand Colored Photographs
Still Life Photographs
Vintage Automobile Photographs
Winter in the Cariboo

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Digital Photographic Art


Surviving the Depression
Artwork-ID: 2-4296

Surviving the Depression

Upon reading some old letters that were sent to my Grandfather during the Depression, I remembered the wheat elevators I photographed a few years ago. Many of these old wheat elevators are in jeopardy of becoming extinct and I was happy to know that I had preserved the memory of them in this photograph.

I scanned my B&W negative of the Wheat Elevators and then hand-colored the image in Photo Shop. After that was complete I took an image of my grandfathers letter and layered it over the hand colored image of the wheat elevators to create a lasting memory of the depression years.

5 x 7 -Mounted on 8 x 10 Rag Mat, signed by artist $25 US
8 x 10 -Mounted on 11 x 14 Rag Mat, signed by artist $50 US
11 x 14-Mounted on 16 x 20 Rag Mat, signed by artist $70 US

Prints are printed on Archieval Watercolor paper/pigment inks

Shipping and Handling 5x7-$6, 8x10-$8, 11x14-$10

Artwork and Images Copyright 2005 Margaret Brezden - All Rights Reserved

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