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Color Contrast

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To paint an unsubtle era, Mad Men breaks out bolder tones...
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Paint Colors: News, Inspiration, History, and learning from the Design and Painting world. Curated by John Shearer www.wonderfulcolors.org
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Choosing House Paint Colors | Resource Guide - House Painting Guide

Choosing House Paint Colors | Resource Guide - House Painting Guide | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Below are eleven informative resources to learn about choosing house paint colors.
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Below are eleven informative resources to learn about choosing house paint colors.

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HEMET: Doctors prescribe McDonald’s red, yellow for hospital

HEMET: Doctors prescribe McDonald’s red, yellow for hospital | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Some people like new hospital scheme. Others liken its yellow and red highlights to catsup and mustard, McDonald’s and Hemet High school colors
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How-To Friday: How to Use Black in Interior Design - The Epoch Times (blog)

How-To Friday: How to Use Black in Interior Design - The Epoch Times (blog) | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
The Epoch Times (blog)How-To Friday: How to Use Black in Interior DesignThe Epoch Times (blog)It's not very common to see black used prominently in decorating color schemes, because many people don't even consider it an actual color!
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Scientists Discover the Key to Making Paint That Never Fades

Scientists Discover the Key to Making Paint That Never Fades | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
It seems like scientists are all about immortality these days. It's not just plants and people that are getting the treatment, though.
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The New Neutrals: Paint Color Trends for 2014

The New Neutrals: Paint Color Trends for 2014 | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
The paint colors you'll be seeing everywhere this year. (The New Neutrals: Paint Color Trends for 2014 http://t.co/hN8mYJ3xVY via @countryliving)
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Your true (house-paint) colors: Big samples best

A trip to the paint store can be a bit like visiting a candy store. So here are suggestions for trying out colors:
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Using bold paint colors

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Color Blindness, Cures and Creativity | UW Medicine Pulse

Color Blindness, Cures and Creativity | UW Medicine Pulse | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Color Blindness, Cures and Creativity | Fascinating medical research and treatments at UW Medicine
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6 Foolproof Paint Colors You Can't Screw Up, So Stop With The White Already

6 Foolproof Paint Colors You Can't Screw Up, So Stop With The White Already | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
If you've lived with white walls for a bit too long, yet kind of freak out when presented with paint color choices, we know that you're not suddenly going to go for dramatic black walls.
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Six paint colors from Huffington Press
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Go to gray in 2014

Go to gray in 2014 | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Gray — the color that connotes intellect — is one hue homeowners will be incorporating into their home interiors next year.
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True Colors

True Colors | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Archaeologist Vinzenz Brinkmann insists his eye-popping reproductions of ancient Greek sculptures are right on target
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Ancient colors revealed

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Color schemes launched to beautify nation's dull ports - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Color schemes launched to beautify nation's dull ports - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Bland-looking ports across Japan are working to spruce up their images with doses of color on a crane here, or a splash of paint on a container terminal there.
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Paint Color at Japanese Ports..
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Historic Color for Residential house and Commercial exteriors. Paint schemes designs and ideas for Bungalows, Craftsman, Victorian, Colonial, Retro style homes. Consulting by your guide Robert Schw...

Historic Color for Residential house and Commercial exteriors. Paint schemes designs and ideas for Bungalows, Craftsman, Victorian, Colonial, Retro style homes. Consulting by your guide Robert Schw... | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Home page for Historic House Colors. Color expert, house paint color guide, Victorian, Bungalow, Craftsman, Arts and Crafts, Retro, New, historic, Exterior Paint Color Consulting by Robert Schweitzer.
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An excellent color consultant for historic homes.

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How quirky is Berkeley? Painted garage doors

How quirky is Berkeley? Painted garage doors | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
For the last few years, Tom Dalzell has been wandering the streets of Berkeley, camera in hand, to document all the...
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Living Smart: Interior painting � picking color and finish - Environment - MiamiHerald.com

In the spring, many a homeowner's fancy turns to thoughts of fresh paint, because what else renews a room as quickly? That doesn't mean interior painting is a breeze.
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Shades of gray don't match on state Capitol

Shades of gray don't match on state Capitol | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
The cast iron structure of the dome is darker, bluer shade of gray than the granite building below it
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When paint colors do not match.
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Renoir's True Colors: Science Solves a Mystery - YouTube

Follow the museum conservation department's intrepid detectives as they do what it takes to get the scoop on Madame Clapisson's elusive past. Intrigued? Visi...
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The Top 5 Paint Colors For Apartments Are Hardly Colors At All

The Top 5 Paint Colors For Apartments Are Hardly Colors At All | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Choosing a paint color can be tricky, to the point where people will keep whatever's up on the walls (even if they hate it) just to avoid the challenge of gathering swatches and samples. Inaction is always easier than change.
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Simple Tips for Choosing Paint Colors - She Wears Many Hats

Simple Tips for Choosing Paint Colors - She Wears Many Hats | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
A few simple tips for choosing paint colors.
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Art Versus Science: ‘Color Theory’ War Between Goethe And Newton

Art Versus Science: ‘Color Theory’ War Between Goethe And Newton | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Science and Art were not always friends See this article published on SciArt in America, the source for Science-based art news. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is the Romantic writer whose poetic musing...
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Secrets From A Color Expert: Paint-Picking Help

Secrets From A Color Expert: Paint-Picking Help | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Advice for wall and trim colors, what to always do before committing and the one paint feature you should completely ignore.
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Door of a different color » Abilene Reporter-News Mobile

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Rhinebeck Science Foundation Exercises Kids’ Brains with Hands-On Art & Design Projects at the Discovery Festival | Munsell Color System; Color Matching from Munsell Color Company

Rhinebeck Science Foundation Exercises Kids’ Brains with Hands-On Art & Design Projects at the Discovery Festival | Munsell Color System; Color Matching from Munsell Color Company | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
How do you get kids interested in learning about art, design & science? Rhinebeck Science Foundation works with parents & the community to create hands-on projects that get students participating.
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Munsell color discovery for kids.

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Tips for Holiday Colors : Holiday 2012 | Celebrating the Season

Tips for Holiday Colors : Holiday 2012 | Celebrating the Season | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Decorating the inside of your home for the holidays can be tricky. There’s that special ornament from grandma’s collection that has to be front and center and is turquoise blue
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Teen files complaint against paint company for 'racist' color

Teen files complaint against paint company for 'racist' color | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
"Beige" renamed "skin color" by paint company in Sweden. A teenager has schooled a paint company.
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"Beige" renamed "skin color" by paint company in Sweden. A teenager has schooled a paint company.
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Pale Yellow Named 2014 Color of the Year by PPG PITTSBURGH PAINTS' THE VOICE OF COLOR Program - WSJ.com

Pale Yellow Named 2014 Color of the Year by PPG PITTSBURGH PAINTS' THE VOICE OF COLOR Program - WSJ.com | Paint Colors | Scoop.it
Pittsburg Paints announces Pale Yellow as color for the year 2014 and joins the ranks of paint forecasters trying to keep up with the original forcast company Pantone
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Pittsburg Paints announces Pale Yellow as color for the year 2014 and joins the ranks of paint forecasters trying to keep up with the original forcast company Pantone
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