Blue

Northern lights are a result of the collision of gaseous particles in the Earth’s atmosphere.ย  This palette I created from the deep and cosmic colours of a photo taken in Estonia. I have called it Aurora.Read More →

I found this article from a 1938 edition of the The Courier Mail. Primer forRead More →

Webb Corbett Glassware

Webb Corbett is a British glassware manufacturer, located in Stourbridge.Irene Stevens joined Webb Corbett as a designer in 1946. L. Green designed its 1958 Bouquet range of cut glass. David Marquess of Queensberry was retained as a consultant designer in the early 1960s.Read More →

violets colour swatch

The violets are one of the most recognisable flowers.ย  Even the scientific name of the principal type makes sense; it is Viola odorta, the sweet violet.ย  It is a native of Europe. Many hybridย forms exist with both single and double flowers.ย  Flower colours include white and shades of pink lavender, violet, purple and yellow.

I call this colour swatch Violet on wood.Read More →

To be a sound designer, it is not just technical skill.  Sucess as a designerRead More →

An explosion of colours at the colour run

As a web designer, my aim in studying colours is to acquire the knowledge that will enable me to use and combine them to support the purposes of the website I am building. I may use understated, muted colours for quiet and subtle sites (Corporate Website).Read More →

Watercolour texture warm colours

I was in the hardware store ย this morning and I picked up the Dulux interior colour collection catalogue. I love colour swatches and I always find them a fun and exciting way to be inspired. When I ย was something through the brochure I was thinking about warm and cold colours.Read More →

YinMn - The New Blue

I am not a natural when it comes to being able to distinguish between different shades of the same colour. It has now just become more difficult to differentiate a new shade of blue has hit a market called YinMn. Researchers named the pigment YnMn after its three elements: Yittrium (Y), Indium (In) and Manganese (Mn).Read More →

blue sky ocean

Colour Blue has always been my favourite colour.  Apparently, I am in good company asRead More →