<< A flower still life going from white to dark on a patterned background
seems to me to be easily constructed everywhere. Just decide on something in
common. Make your best image using whatever technique you think does the
best job of
producing tonal separation in a final print. Presumably that is a platinum
print. The goal is tonal separation, heart stopping black and ethereal
Sounds like a fun project, even if you don't send or take it to Portugal.
Since we get little sun here in Michgan during the winter, and I don't have a
UV source, I may not get mine done until the APIS 1999.