Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Poster Sketch: Columns of Color

Have you ever found something so fun to do that you get totally hung up on it? Like when you learn a new stitch or beading technique, and suddenly have ideas for 50 different color variations? It’s always a thrill to dive into something new, especially when you really enjoy it.

Lately, I’ve been totally obsessed with making striped treasuries for the Oh Canada Team. I started with one, and suddenly my mind is filled with four-color palettes that must be curated! Perhaps some of these colorful columns will give you a little inspiration for you next color adventure. How about a stripey spiral rope, or a color-block cuff?

Green Orange Aqua Black Striped Treasury

Yellow Teal Blue Purple Striped Treasury

Cream Gray Rose Gold Striped Treasury

Red Orange Yellow Green Striped Treasury



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5 comments:

  1. I don't think that I'll ever get tired of stripes. Great collections!

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  2. Oh I totally know what you mean! Currently I am hung up on beaded ropes made with spiral stitch and bead soups with a solid core. I know it's a simple stitch but it's so much fun!

    I love your treasuries. I think this lot may be one of my favorites you have done.

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  3. Incredible colour groupings Mortira!
    You have such an excellent eye!

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  4. Thanks everyone! Color themed treasuries are probably the simplest to make, but the message is instantly clear. I need to keep practicing to get some more abstract themes down and Front Pager worthy!

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  5. I'm loving all your colorful, striped treasuries - keep it up!

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