Almost Monochrome

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I prefer colour. In most situations I’m drawn to the bold and bright. But sometimes, something a little more subdued is called for. Calmer neutrals, I have found, have a place too. With just a hint of colour, I call … Read More

Fall 2011 Newsletter – Why we think you’ll love fall, bamboo, metallics and more

The changing colours, signaling summer past and into autumn, has typically brought out my inner Chicken Little with scary thoughts – “winter is coming, winter is coming!”  But whether our hot August provided enough sun to stave off the impending … Read More

Back at the Ranch – in sepia

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Ten minutes from the outskirts of Calgary and you are out of civilization, not counting the bikers and hikers, cows and occassional deer. In keeping with Pantone’s colour trend for 2013 (browns are coming in strongly) the wide expanses &  … Read More

Minimalist flight

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Sometimes simple works. I love birds in flight and this murder of crows fit the bill as the whole flock flew to their nightly roost close to our house. Simple sky and almost illustrative lines works here. From our  Wild … Read More