poppies colour swatch

Red Poppies – Colour Palette

"In Flanders fields the poppies blow, Between the crosses, row on row..." So went the famous lines by John McCrae, who captured the symbolism of solace that red poppies offered the soldiers in the trenches.  This colour swatch I call poppies.

Fresh strawberries swatch

Fresh Strawberries – Colour Palette

These beautiful fresh strawberries are delightful and make a fresh and bright colour swatch.  I call it fresh strawberries.

Vallaton blush

Felix Vallaton – Colour Palette

Felix Vallaton was a Swiss/French painter.  I love the red and yellows of this painting.  Also the young woman appears to be blushing.  I call this palette Vallaton blushing.

20 Best Tools to Generate Color Palettes

Some great tools that simplify the creative process when working with colour. Simon is a Sydney based digital designer. He is the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner west suburb of Newtown. Simon studied graphic design at Shillington College and specialises in web design for small … Continue reading 20 Best Tools to Generate Color Palettes

Red Nude – colour palette

Renato Marino Mazzacurati was an Italian painter and sculptor and was identified with the Roman School.  During his productive career, he represented the artistic currents of Cubism, Expressionism and Realism.  I call this colour palette Red Nude.

Country cool – colour palette

Lush green, wheat yellow and rust brown star in this rural-inspired colour scheme that is quite contemporary.  I call it Country Cool.

Monet the magpie – colour palette

The Magpie was one of Monet's early attempts at capturing the effects of snow on the landscape.  This palette is called the Magpie.

Larios Rose – Colour Palette

Larios Rose advertisement consists of a friendly and open colour palette.   I have called this colour palette "Larios Rose." Simon is a Sydney based digital designer. He is the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner west suburb of Newtown. Simon studied graphic design at Shillington … Continue reading Larios Rose – Colour Palette

Musique - Borjk in Causette Magazine

Musique – Funky Fun Typography

A strong, sassy use of type. The ‘U’ create a not so subtle graphic smile. I imagine the ‘Q’ might be perhaps a pared-back transgender symbol.