Category Archives: Color Expression

Pantone’s 2013 Color of the Year – Emeralds in Literature

Welcome to the year of Emerald. Pantone recently unveiled its official Color of the Year for 2013, amid much fanfare. Gone are the sunny, cheerful days of Tangerine Tango (2012) and the sweet days of Honeysuckle (2011).  We’re now on … Continue reading

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What We’re Thankful For – Marc Johns, Rainbows, Typography and More

This Thanksgiving, Write In Color is thankful for: rainbows, words of wisdom, National Public Radio, typography, colored sharpies, vintage everything, Justin Timberlake (the musician), Marc Johns, creative streaks, curing writer’s block, ampersands, Whole Foods corn bread, magenta, bibliophiles, vanilla bean … Continue reading

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Coloring in the Obliteration Room

What do you get when you give kids rainbow stickers and let them loose in a room that’s painted white from ceiling to floor? This inspiring art installation, which infused a little color into the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art … Continue reading

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Think Outside the (Cake) Box – Bake A Rainbow Cake

Writing. Doodling. Singing. Sewing. Dancing. Acting. Painting. Cooking. Designing. How many creative outlets do you have? Humans crave creativity anywhere they can find it, and study after study has shown that the more artistic acts we engage in, the better. … Continue reading

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Color Expression of the Day: Green With Envy

Ever wonder about the origin of the phrase, “Green With Envy”? Green is traditionally a color associated with illness, dating back to the Greeks. But it wasn’t until Shakespeare that the notion of being “Green With Envy” really started to … Continue reading

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