Thursday, October 1, 2015

Thought you might be interested Thursday: Color

Color is more than the primaries, tone, hue, the Crayola 64 box (though I DO love my Crayolas).   Color is emotion, fashion, and is time-specific.

How Pantone Became The Definitive Language Of Color describes color and the role the company Pantone has played in graphic design, fashion, medicine, culture, and more.   And if you think color is not important, consider this:

Pantone scrubs have been used to improve hospital care. Nurses, doctors, and technicians cycle through different colors for each day of the week so that patients who have been there for long stays can keep track of time.

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