Tag: color

Colorful Colorado Clay

Wham-splat! The pick axe hit the muddy wall, then stuck there.  I pried it off and scooped off the wet, heavy chunk of clay into a debris bucket. Behind that chunk I noticed a rich variety of colors…. Read More

Brilliant Blue

Kneeling on the floor with bated breath and camera in hand, I waited for the butterfly to move.  The large, stubborn Blue Morpho butterfly kept its wings tightly shut as it stood on the plant.  While the butterfly… Read More

Wondrous Wings

Though standing perfectly still, my eyes danced all around the room trying to follow each of the beautiful, delicate creatures fluttering toward the greenhouse-style ceiling of the imitation rainforest.  I drank in the quiet splendor of the scene,… Read More

That Beautiful Storm Cloud Blue

When rolling white clouds grow dark, And no one ventures to the park, The sky is with its shade marked, That beautiful storm cloud blue In the calm before the storm, When dark skies begin to form, Comes that… Read More

Colorful Creation, Part 2

Do you have a favorite color?  Or do you think you’re too old to have a favorite color anymore?  I always enjoy asking kids this question, but really no one is too old to appreciate the diverse and… Read More

Colorful Creation, Part 1

The blank circle on my sketchpad stared menacingly back at me as I searched my brain for inspiration that would fit into this assignment for my college art class.  We were supposed to create a color wheel- based… Read More