Color Harvest: Orange & Indigo

23 Feb

While digging through my Pinterest inspiration boards, planning my features for next week, I noticed a color trend in a few of my pins.  It’s funny how our minds gravitate toward certain palettes some days, isn’t it?  Apparently, my eyes are loving the combination of orange and indigo these days!  I thought you might enjoy a few examples from my boards..

Christina Otero ( via My Modern Metropolis )

Michael Rice

Neil Wax ( via Skidmore Contemporary )

Frances Seward

Henry Domke

Christopher St. Leger

Any color combos you’re enamored with these days?  Guess this native Florida girl can’t escape the Orange & Blue!

Featured image by Stephanie Paige.  Sources can be found by clicking on each image.

9 Responses to “Color Harvest: Orange & Indigo”

  1. Brian Westbye February 23, 2012 at 4:15 pm #

    Gorgeous shots.

  2. Frances Rice February 23, 2012 at 4:50 pm #

    When I was in my early twenties and drawing everyday with felt pens I discovered that orange and blue were one of my favorite color combinations. I still love orange and blue and my most recent art quilt has some orange and blue as an accent.

  3. Karen Albert February 24, 2012 at 4:37 am #

    I adore the combination, that shell is amazing! Also love the Michael Rice piece!

    Art by Karena

  4. thestm198 February 25, 2012 at 3:13 am #

    awesome !!! Loved it. 😀

  5. Rene Lynch February 25, 2012 at 4:21 pm #

    From a fellow Florida Gal – Gooooooo Gators!! Yes, those color still give me a thrill. I have painted lots of Birds of Paradise for that reason. Also, notice how much orange is in clothing these days.

  6. francesseward March 8, 2012 at 9:35 am #

    Thank you so much for including my Orange Image. Beautiful selections – I love all the pieces!

    • Lesley March 8, 2012 at 10:05 am #

      Love your work, Frances! So happy you stopped by!

  7. 35andupcynicismonhold March 8, 2012 at 11:18 pm #

    ah, you have a lovely series… thanks for this, artsy forager. 🙂


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