The Colours of Christmas and Why Santa’s Suit is Red

The Colours of Christmas

Traditional Christmas Colours Green, Red, White and Gold are the traditional Christmas colours but did you ever wonder how this came to be?  I love the festive season and we change the colours on our Christmas tree each year depending on the trends. But this weekend my daughter Andi and I decided to bring out […]

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What the Colour Terms; Hue, Chroma, Tint, Shade, Monochromatic and Complementary Mean?

Colour terms, hue, tine, shade, tone, monchromatic, Complementary

Colour Theory Choosing colours can be tricky, and colour terms like hue, chroma, tint, and shade can make it outright confusing. But understanding what some of the colour terms mean, can make the process a whole lot easier and fun.

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Feng shui – Boosting Health, Wealth and Happiness with Colour.

Feng shui - Boosting Health Wealth and Happiness with Colour.

The Feng Shui Energy Map While passing a second-hand book stall at a market recently, a book called The Colour Compass Book caught my eye.

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Why we Should be Eating a Rainbow Coloured Diet

Why you should be eating Rainbow Coloured Food

Colours of Food We often hear about eating more ‘greens” but did you know eating other colours of fruit and vegetables are just as important. Each colour family of plants contains a unique set of chemicals called phytochemicals (plantchemicals) which work with vitamins, minerals and fibre to promote good health and lower the risk of disease. […]

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What Your Favourite Colour Says About You

What your favourite colour says about you

Colour Personality We are all unique individuals with no two people being the same, however much research has revealed that there is a link between colours we are drawn to and particular personality traits. In fact some psychologists use this research to help them get more information about their patients.

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Ever wondered why the Sky is Blue?

Colour Frequency We are surrounded by colour but most of us take it for granted, have you ever wondered for instance why the sky is blue?  Colour makes sense when you have an understanding of where colour comes from (the theory). It helps you understand colour therapy which has an impact on colour trends. So […]

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