Tag Archives: colour



Colour by Victoria Finlay bears the apt subtitle Travels Through the Paintbox. Alternating between a personal journey and a historical account, Finlay tells the stories of different colours of paints, pigments and inks. Starting with simple ochre and its uses across the world, from Australia […]



I recently did some sketches for a friend’s clothing company, Farbe.  The idea was to echo the colours of the company’s logo in a sketch of the mountains around Stellenbosch. I’m rather pleased with the results.  


Brighter than a rainbow

I became the proud owner of a set of brand new (and very shiny) Pantone colour charts today!  For those who don’t know, Pantone is the colour calibration system used in almost all design and printing industries to ensure that the colour you want is […]