From Decorating to Couture – Ultra Violet Rocks in 2018

Purple embodies the balance of red’s stimulation and blue’s calm – a beautiful dichotomy which creates mystic, authoritative and royal qualities. Purple is a color often well-liked by very creative or eccentric types and is used boldly in painting, decorating – and...

What Color Is Your Holiday?

As the holiday season came upon us this year, we though it seemed like an appropriate time to ponder how certain colors became associated with the key Winter holidays of Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza. Thanksgiving The Colors of Thanksgiving are reflected in the...

Color Pigments That Will Awe You. The New Black and Blue.

Two new – and breathtaking – color pigments have recently emerged, and one was by accident ! Vantablack was invented by British researchers and was declared the darkest material ever produced – capable of absorbing 99.96 percent of ultraviolet, visible, and infrared...

Painting Soon? Think About Using Non-toxic Paint and Finishes.

Indoor air is 3- times more polluted than outdoor, and the EPA considers it one of the top 5 hazards to our health. Paints and finishes are among the leading causes, releasing low-level toxic emissions for years after application. The source of the toxins is in...

Color Series – The Significance Of Saffron Color In India.

The significance of Saffron color in India is significant - playing a vital role in culture and religion.  The proper use of color aims to create an environment that will keep individuals happy.  Saffron is the color most used in Indian culture and religion.  The...

Vivere i colori dell’Italia !

Look no further than this magnificent seaside village on Italy’s Mediterranean coast to see how the vivid use of color dominates this country’s architecture, fashion, interior and automotive design, and of course its renaissance art.  Brands like Alitalia, Bianchi,...

More On The Psychology Of Colors

Color has a profound impact on the choices we make consciously, unconsciously or  subconsciously based on our instantaneous reaction to color. Vivid color can affect our emotions, feelings, and influence our national cultures. From a vast spectrum of color, we draw...

Passion. Aggression. Importance.

Few things capture the eyes and attention like the color red. A warm primary color, its use can bring comfort when certain hues are used to tie together other colors (browns and oranges) or just as easily a singular splash of a candy apple red flower vase or lamp can...