"Though this picture is simple. I have done black and white photography for many years and my favorite element of design is contrast. The contrast in this photo takes it from simple to interesting." I think this a fine example of contrast/black and white.
Go to Lowes and buy the cheapest board they have x and you can pay a cut at Lowes as well. Have them cut the board into three equal parts x Pick up Mod Podge as well, and some sponge brushes. Develop pictures at Costco x