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Pantone color of the year


Inspired by... the lovely,lush and radiant,emerald

It's lively. It's radiant. It's lush. Introducing Emerald, Pantone Color of the Year for 2013. julie hamilton, artistically afflicted Today I am joining together with a group of designers from all over the wold in a bloghop celebrating Pantone Color of the Year~ Emerald. I hope you are arriving here all the way from Leeds in the U.K~ from surface pattern designer Emma Frances Designs blog. Emma creates -she sews,sketches and loves her camera. I think we would be good friends if only she lived a little closer. If you would like to hop back right to the very beginning then please feel free to jump to Gill Egglestons  Pattern Addicts site. julie hamilton, surface pattern design, emerald I love the color green.I live in a mountain town surrounded by every shade of green.Green in my art work though? Well, that is something I always find challenging! julie hamilton, surface pattern design, emerald I was hoping to combine it with hits of color like red and pink, but I just couldn't seem to find the right match. I am really looking forward to see how everyone else used the color in combination.I am curious to see their perspective. Hoping to pick up a few tips along the way! julie hamilton, surface pattern design, emerald A special thank you to Rosie Martinez-Dekker of Believe Creative Studio.She has done a wonderwoman job curating todays bloghop. julie hamilton, surface pattern design, emerald Up next is Elixabete Ariztegieta of Eli Risty Design. Eli is a textile designer based in the lovely town of Donosti, in the Basque Country. I have more Efutos  and a special post about the Little White Book of Designers coming up next. Stay tuned!
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