Tag Archives: colour
May 12, 2013

The Artful Passages of Barcelona

Anyone that knows me knows I am fascinated by street art. No matter where you go in the world, you can always find that people have expressed themselves all over the city walls with colourful tags, designs and imagery. Barcelona is no different and displays it’s unique brand of art on practically every corner. Impossible […]

February 16, 2013

Koko Mosaico: Colour & Love in Ravenna

Last June, while spending a fascinating and leisurely week in Rimini, a seaside village in the beautiful Emilia Romagna region of Italy, I discovered a family full of art, colour and love in the nearby town of Ravenna. Luca Barberini, owner of Koko Mosaico, is a young, talented and already renowned Italian mosaic artist. While the […]

November 29, 2012

The Surprising Streets of France

Like every country, France has it’s own brand of street art. There are hidden gems around every corner and in unsuspecting places you can find fantastic colour and fascinating designs reflecting the local talent and culture. Here are a few of my recent finds from Rouen & Paris.                […]

November 28, 2012

The Traveler & The Tattoo

Over the years I’ve contemplated getting a tattoo to mark my love of travel, colour & design. Today I got to wondering how many others have tattooed themselves while on the road. Surely people get tattooed while traveling to ink their adventures & their confidence on their skin.  I wonder if the destination and the […]

June 30, 2012

Photo 17 – Ubuntu Special – Free Art

This image is special because it was chosen last year as Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal wallpaper.  While it is popular on the screen, there is only one hard copy print available and I would like to mail it to one person who comments on this post! If you would like to have an original print of […]

June 19, 2012

Photo 12 – Free Art

Today’s photo for this free artwork project comes from Rainbow Family Village in Taichung, Taiwan.  This little neighbourhood has been painted from top to bottom by a little old man; the colours are vibrant and the illustrations hieroglyphic and ominous. I am using this project to connect with people from around the world, share my […]

June 16, 2012

Photos 8 & 9 – Free Art!

Today I’m posting and giving away 2 of my favourite and most colourful photos; a little less on the travel side and a little more on the art side, both of these images were taken in the beautiful natural light of my apartment in Burnaby, BC. If you would like to have an original print […]

May 5, 2012

#TBUMBR, How Not to Speak Italian and Fantasy Music Videos

Here are a few things I found on the web recently that I think are share-worthy, fun and interesting.  Hope you enjoy too!  Happy Weekend! Italy Lately I’ve been following all things related to Umbria on the Blog and Travel Bloggers Unite (#TBUMBR on twitter). If you’ve never visited Italy or if you’re looking for […]