Colour Chart

She loved paint colours, especially the names. When she couldn’t find the exact colours she was looking for, she rolled up her sleeves and made them herself. The best part was choosing the names: pubic meeting, bacon, manitoba, feminism….

The ephemera: nicked paint chips; snippets from a 1901 ledger and paint names from a 1930s dictionary.

Found Objects: antique printer’s tray

5 thoughts on “Colour Chart

    • Thanks K. I adore colour charts so I thought I would make one…so much fun naming the colours..turned out a little waxy but it is just for the studio so I don’t care…it cheers me up. πŸ˜‰

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