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Color Palette Inspiration: Boundary by Laurie Fisher

Paintings on serenaandlilly.comare one of my favorite things to oogle. Yeah, I said oogle. That's one of those words you can casually toss out on a blog and not feel like a total nerd, as you might in casual conversation, right? Laurie Fisher's painting entitled "Boundary" is a masterpiece.  ...

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Why Color Psychology Isn’t Always Applicable to Branding

Colors have feelings and evoke emotional responses but these feelings can be affected by what surrounds them. Let's try out a little experiment... okay? If you have a color swatch in each of your hands and the one on the left is a soft, baby blue with a hint of lavender and the one on the  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: Botanical Abstract

As soon as I saw this painting, I was drooling! Ah! These colors! These lines! The white space! This is one TALENTED artist. Prints and other gorgeous artwork by artist Bianca are available at WildHumm.com. Paying homage to her amazing skills, this color palette has been created to be used  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: Cinque Terre

One the most beautiful places in the world full of inspirational color is Cinque Terre, Italy! Inspired by a gorgeous photograph by Jonathan Haider, this color palette has been created to be used and enjoyed!  Please feel free to use these color codes as you'd like! Just copy and paste the  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: Tropical Tones

 This image was spotted on Zulu & Zephyr, and I can't get enough of these colors. Vividly saturated colors, warms and cools; this feels so inviting! I’ve created a color palette inspired by this paradise oasis. Feel free to use and enjoy the color code hex numbers! Deep Purple: Hex#471344,  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: A Painter’s Palette

I happened upon Stella Maria Baer's painting, photography and prints and was in total awe of her use of colors and light. A lot of her recent work's content is of space and the relationship of matter in space. The color palette throughout has a very ethereal quality. Yum! I've created a color  ...

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How to Get All Those Amazing Color Codes!

Have you ever found an image on the web that has so many amazing colors you'd love to try out? Well, I'll show you a simple little trick! There is a simple website on CSS Drive where you can either upload an image or plug in a URL to an image and voila! You have a full color palette: light,  ...

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Color Palette Inspiration: Assemblage

This original work of art by Xochi Solis is stunning! The layers of paint, paper, warms, cools, vividly saturated colors, muted tones, patterns, and solids create a nice juxtaposition and energy. I've created a color palette inspired by her amazing artwork. Feel free to use and enjoy the color  ...

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4 Steps to Creating a Logo

If you are in the market for a new logo design or perhaps even a redesign, you may feel overwhelmed. I'm sure you've done a bit of research and compiled a selection of logo designs you really love however you are unsure of what you'd like for your company. Whenever my clients are having a  ...

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What Is The Difference Between RGB and CMYK Color?

This is a question I answer on the regular. What is the difference between RGB and CMYK? And what the heck does it mean? RGB (red, green, blue) color is meant for the web; these colors are written using light on screen. Colors often appear very vibrant, saturated and bright in RGB. CMYK (cyan,  ...

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