Posts Tagged “2014”

June Lily and the Year of Giving Back

Evolution of an Humanitarian Artist When I graduated from BYU ten years ago, I walked away with a large pool of knowledge about Visual Arts and Socio-Cultural Anthropology.  The two fields do not necessarily coincide easily, and I found myself gravitating towards applying my Anthropology education to humanitarian aid.  In fact, by the time I received my diploma, I had developed a burning passion for humanitarian aid and a goal to devote my life and career to it.  Like so many other graduates before me, I had high aspirations to Read More…

Pantone Color of the Year 2014 is….

pantone fashion colors 2014

Radiant Orchid! Last week Pantone announced that the “it” color for 2014 would be Radiant Orchid.  Done right, I think this color could be a glamorous addition to any logo or web design.  Done wrong, you might end up reminding people of a certain famous purple dinosaur. So, how to pair it so that your design (or ensemble) looks charming, not childish? Stick to Classic Palettes I’ve created some basic palettes below that incorporate tried and true color relationships as well as some of Pantone’s Top Colors for 2014.  Keep Read More…