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A LOT OF YOU HAVE BEEN ASKING HOW I COLORED THESE BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOS

WELL, LUCKY FOR MOST OF YOU, I’M GONNA SHOW YOU HOW TO COLOR A B&W PHOTO IN 10 EASY STEPS

STEP 1: CRY

A GOOD CRY PREPARES YOU TO TAKE ON A SEEMINGLY FRUSTRATING TASK

NOW BOTTLE IT UP AND LOCK IT IN THE CLOSET NEXT TO DEAN BECAUSE WE’VE GOT WORK TO DO.

STEP 2: OPEN PHOTOSHOP AND LOAD THE DAMN PHOTO

STEP 3: ADD A BUNCH OF LAYERS TO MASK THE BLACK & WHITE AND HIDE HOW DEAD YOU FEEL INSIDE

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We had so much fun last week with #ColorOurCollections!! See some of the creative coloring work by visitors, staff, volunteers, and other friends of The Huntington today on Verso.

Gif: various colored-in versions of coloring sheet made from illustration on page 153v of Protomathesis by Oronce Fine, Paris, 1532. The Burndy Library Collection. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.