Think Lavender and Lilac

Think Lavender and Lilac

Lavender’s blue, dilly dilly, lavender’s green,When I am king, dilly dilly, you shall be my queen:English Folk Song & Nursery RhymeLavender and Lilac – two very similar colors but also different: Lavender is a clear violet – more on the blue side than the...
THINK MAGENTA 

THINK MAGENTA 

I make out a school bus…glowing orange, green, magenta, lavender, chlorine blue, every fluorescent pastel imaginable in thousands of designs.Tom WolfMagenta is a beautiful name and one that is worthy of the richness of its color. How did the name originate? It...
THINK COPPER

THINK COPPER

An intense copper calm, like a universal lotus, was more and more unfolding its noiseless measureless leaves upon the sea.Herman MelvilleHow amazing it is to behold a copper sunset over the ocean! How interesting it is that such a sunset is a frequent occurrence near...
A FANTASIST & A SCIENTIST IN CONVERSATION

A FANTASIST & A SCIENTIST IN CONVERSATION

Must we always talk for victory, and never once for truth, for comfort and joy?Ralph Waldo EmersonA Happy and Healthy New Year to you all!  May this be a year filled with Curiosity, Creativity and Constructive Conversation. The words of Samuel Johnson, an English...
THINK METALLIC

THINK METALLIC

Every cloud has its silver lining but it is sometimes a little difficult to get it to the mint.Don MarquisSilver, gold, aluminum, copper, brass, bronze and chrome are just a few of the many metals that have been used in art.They have many qualities among which is that...
THINK IRIDESCENT

THINK IRIDESCENT

I never wish to be easily defined. I’d rather float over other people’s minds as something strictly fluid and non-perceivable, more like a transparent, paradoxically iridescent creature rather than an actual person.Franz KafkaI like iridescent colors and therefore use...