Just the other day, I had three separate conference calls scheduled with consultants that had graduated from the ColorIQ course and were at various stages in their businesses. Wanting to discuss project designs and get my feedback before presenting them to their clients, I realized that each of them had taken the skills they learned … Continue reading The Secret Sauce to Becoming an Extraordinary Color Consultant
my entire life I dreamed of a place where I can create art, share my passion of color and creativity with others and live my bliss... So here I am mid-life and I feel pretty good about what I have accomplished. Two gorgeous daughters and 5 beautiful grandchildren, a successful business and a wonderful husband. … Continue reading Following My Bliss
Have you ever looked at a beautiful room in a design magazine and immediately wanted that color? Or, your friend painted their master bedroom and you just had to have that color in your home? We've all done it, but as you can see above color can be quite deceiving. Yes, each of these … Continue reading Will the Real Revere Pewter Please Stand Up?
Color Constancy or Subjective Constancy is the term we use to describe that part of the our color perception that ensures the perceived color of objects remains relatively constant under different lighting conditions In our world, the appearance of color provides us enough information to reliably identify an object. For example, we know instinctively that … Continue reading Color Constancy?
ColorIQ Online! The same curriculum as Level One with personal instruction along the way and mentoring beyond the class! The advantage? If you sign up for ColorIQ online, you are entitled to attend any (onsite) Level One Class within a year for only $150! . Join the many graduates of ColorIQ online by taking the challenge … Continue reading Experience Color Online
Sure, we love to browse the beautiful and most colorful homes in the design magazines. And, yes, they are an inspiration but what about color for real people? From neon to blah, there is no shortage of colors to choose from in the typical paint deck. But how many actually belong on a wall? Keeping … Continue reading Livable Color? Paint Colors for Real People
Aqua and blues have long since been used to create calm and tranquil environments, but I find these colors can also go bold and make quite a statement. Pairing them with other shades of blue and turquoise give them a bold and dynamic appeal. Which ever way you use it, it will always soothe the … Continue reading Natural Blues Go Bold
In all the years I have been consulting, the phrase that was repeated over and over is "Trust me I'm a Color Consultant". If I had a nickel for every time I said that, I'm pretty sure I wouldn't be here blogging! If you're looking for professional assistance with selecting colors for your home or business, you … Continue reading Trust Me!