Charter, I wander in unnecessary crowd;
And suddenly I see: stands near spruce
Truck on the roof a little foliage.
"Sell caramel apples".
( Ina Kaur, "Apples in caramel" )
The picture is made with pastels on the sketch in gouache on thick textured paper. Halftone colors change depending on lighting. Feature of pastels is that the ink mass is the individual pigment particles, reflected from which the light scatters in different directions, giving a special colorful layer luchistoi, velvety, specific "pastel" softness.
How to keep
Despite the fact that the picture is covered with varnish finish for pastel and charcoal, the most reliable preservation of pastels under glass and Passepartout. In this case, the pastel work can live, without losing its initial charm, for a very long time.