day 8: 12 days of Twelvty


2017 is my year full of color, the last 12 days I look back at the 12 colors in 12 months that was TWELVTY. Today: Red-Violet

day 7: 12 days of Twelvty


Over the last 12 days 2017 I'm sharing my year of color: 12 colors in 12 months. Today - Twelvty-Seven: Violet

The magic of magenta


2017 is my year full of color, each month I dedicate to a new color: 12 colors in 12 months, a trip around the color wheel. And what a trip! July has been a feast of violet purples. 

A feast of purples


2017 is my year full of color, each month I dedicate to a new color: 12 colors in 12 months, a trip around the color wheel. And what a trip! July has been a feast of violet purples. 

Reinvention


A few years ago I created a year long project, dedicating each month to a single colour. Beginning in January with red/purple - that gorgeous magenta I keep falling back into - I cycled my way month by month through the primary/secondary/tertiary colours, ending the year in Red. Ever since I've had the desire to follow up … Continue reading Reinvention

something familiar going on…


We've all got our own way of categorising, organising, ordering our worlds about us. And we often aren't even aware of this until we encounter someone whose ways differ greatly from our own. For me, it's by colour.  (no shit...really?) Back in a previous life when I was an office bunny who shuffled papers and … Continue reading something familiar going on…

Fueled by Doubt 36/52


I look at them in their lives and their worlds, they do their things and they live their days. I can do that. Look - watch me - I'm doing my things and living my days. And then I turn sideways, and vanish. Where did I go? All the fear folded in on me. It all … Continue reading Fueled by Doubt 36/52

Three Colour Challenge


Nuvofelt's challenge was just what I needed this evening. After a day of getting on with some long put off jobs about the nest, my reward for myself was an hour or so of de-rusting my painting skills. The three colours I chose (without a lot of thought) were Magenta, Gold Ochre & Purple. Which … Continue reading Three Colour Challenge

ink dribbles


Remember the watermarked dyed paper ? This week I've been playing with ink (quite a lot!) So it followed that where water does one thing, ink should do similar but with more colorful results! I used Pebeo Colorex ink (Chartreuse. My fav color de jour!) they have a real glowing transparency and mouth-wateringly rich color! … Continue reading ink dribbles