Red Sky at Night

Blue Forest Red Sky Giclee Print by BloomingVineDesign

Blue Forest Red Sky
by BloomingVineDesign

Is there anything more mysterious or beautiful than a red sky? A crimson sunset can stir up many emotions, foretell the future, and inspire an artist.

Red is quite the powerful color, especially when it shows up in unexpected places.

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Blue Heartache

Blue Heart

If a red heart is a symbol of love, is a blue heart a symbol of sadness?  It’s interesting that we still think of the heart as a source of emotion, even though science seems to prove otherwise.  The origins of the heart symbol are many and varied, but it is easily recognized wherever it goes.

When you think of hearts, what color do you see?

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Orange Thirst

Orange Soda by pinkbutterflyofdeath

Orange Soda

by pinkbutterflyofdeath

Is it orange soda, peach nectar, or iced tea? Whatever flavor it looks like to the viewer, it is undoubtedly refreshing. The bright orange color seems to guarantee sweetness. Or perhaps it is the brightly colored straws that makes the orangeness really pop. Without them, it could just be a really beautiful glass of liquid fiber supplement.

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