personal & creative blog documenting my journey in colour through art, design and photography

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The Evil Eye – Its Meaning, Colours and Design

The Evil Eye – Its Meaning, Colours and Design

In Greece where I live one of the most influential motifs is the Evil Eye, a symbol prevalent not only in Mediterranean cultures but one which is found in several other cultures and religions around the world. Usually worn as a charm (otherwise called a matiasma) on […]

The history of Gold [video]

The history of Gold [video]

Beginning from the gold vault beneath the Bank of England Dr James Fox takes us on a fascinating journey looking at the history of gold from its discovery, significance and applications in Ancient Egypt followed by Christianity, its evolution into a symbol of power and […]

How do we see colours?

How do we see colours?

In my explanation of how we perceive colours, I will try and keep things as simple as possible because one can get lost in the physiological and anatomical analysis of the eye! As described in my previous post on ‘What is Colour’, we now know […]

What is Colour?

What is Colour?

To understand what colour is, it is necessary to first look at the source of colour. The source of colour is light where pure white light, such as the sun’s rays, contains all the colours of the visible spectrum. The visible spectrum of colours is […]

The Colourful LEGO House – a child’s dream comes true

The Colourful LEGO House – a child’s dream comes true

LEGO House built by architect Bjarke Ingels appropriately designed to resemble bright and colourful LEGO Bricks.

The Journey Begins

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! My love for and study of colour sparked the creation of this blog for me to more conveniently catalogue my research into this fascinating subject. Colour has been the centre of everything creative I have ever done, so it seems a […]


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