color theory Archive

Pantone Flower Pots

If you know your green thumb is more like a Piquant Green 17-0235 TPX, order these Pantone Flower Pots while your Pantone Christmas Ornaments are still on the
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Painting With A Typewriter

Washington-based painter, Tyree Callahan, modified a 1937 Underwood Standard typewriter by replacing the letters and keys with color pads and hued labels. Presto: painting machine! Callahan submitted the Chromatic Typewriter
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Color-Based Grocery Shopping

Netherlands-based designer, Marco Ugolini, and photographer, Pedro Motta, went grocery shopping based on color. I absolutely hate grocery stores. Perhaps this exercise in selective shopping makes it somehow more bearable?
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Pantone Christmas Balls

Pantone continues to expand into the sphere of popjects with this round of Pantone Christmas balls by Italian design studio Seletti. The spectrum includes: Pantone 186, Pantone 286, Pantone Cool Gray
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Psychedelic Ants

The concept of actually courting ants is probably very foreign to you if you’ve ever had them visit your kitchen pantry uninvited. But in Myore, South, India, a
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The Cartoon Color Wheel

When asked why the Simpsons are yellow, Yeardley Smith (voice of Lisa) explained only that Matt Groening “thought that it would be really funny if, when people watched The Simpsons,
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