Color is a creative tool.
It is used by so many creative disciplines it is often overlooked and taken for granted.
Each color has its attributes, associations and history–widespread and personal.
Purple is a rich blend of red and blue.
It can range from the palest lilac to the deepest purples of the night sky just after sunset.
Associated often with royalty, its shades range from shy to bold and fun.
Lilac, lavender, amethyst, plum, violet, iris, heliotrope, pansy.
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Post originally published on 5_17_2011.