{color me} southwestern vibes

 

color me calm - coral // mint // gold

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Today's color board is inspired by scenes from the southwest--dreamweavers, cactus-filled deserts, Navajo legends. To me, the softness of the tints of coral, mint and gold is instantly calming.

Fun fact:  Did you know a color is only referred to as a "tint" if it is a hue from the color wheel that has been lightened by the color white? Umm--news to me. I thought this website did a great job of explaining the differences between a hue, tint, tone and shade. Cheers to learning something new everyday! I am a fount of questionably useless material. :)

Happy Hump Day! Hope you are having a great week so far. Be sure to click here and here for other posts in the color me series!

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What do these colors bring to mind for you? I'd love to hear!