Wednesday, June 01, 2016
What colour is your happy place?
Could it be one of the primary colours? Perhaps you’d be happiest with some of the secondary or tertiary colours? It matters not, as your “happy place” could be coloured with just about anything that strikes your fancy! theartofsimple.net Red is associated with energy and power. Orange is a warm, inviting, and joyful colour. Yellow is the colour of optimism, brightness, cheery attitude and mental clarity. Green is a tremendously pleasing colour. It has many positive qualities – invoking renewal, balance, refreshment and peace. Blue promotes rest and calm. Violet stimulates the problem solving areas in our brain, and it promotes creativity, intuition and artistic ability. Their article related to using "colour to impact the mood of your home", but it makes perfect sense, and can also be applied to beading, mixed media, art in general, and many other areas.