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family fun at the drop in to colour at Turner Contemporary margate

Despite the cool summer day it was a hothouse of colour activity at the Turner Contemporary Margate ‘Drop in to Colour’ on Saturday, part of the  #Summer of Colour programme of events.

Hosted by the Colour Group GB, families enjoyed hours of colourful activities from painting mini masterpieces, playing the colour name card game, making coloured fans, playing with giant jigsaw colour globes, testing their colour vision and creating a large ‘feathered’ dove from their own colourful hands.

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summer of colour… drop in to colour at Turner Contemporary margate

The Turner Contemporary Margate is putting on an amazing line up of colourful events for their Summer of Colour from 24 May – 21 September 2014.

The Colour Group GB is thrilled to host “Drop in to Colour” on Saturday 14th June 2014.

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karen haller at Grand Designs Live 2014

Grand Designs Live 2014 - Karen Haller

This weekend marks the start of this year’s Grand Designs Live London. I’m pleased to be back once again to talk about how to transform your home with colour. You can find me on the following days…

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dulux let’s colour awards evening

Dulux Let's Colour Awards evening - At the Loading Bay.

Dulux Let’s Colour Awards evening | The Loading Bay, Spitalfields | National and International award nominees & guests arriving.

The highly anticipated Dulux Let’s Colour Award winners were announced on 26th March at The Old Truman Brewery, East London celebrating the inventive, original and imaginative use of colour.

I had the honour not only to be one of the judges, I was also asked to present an award. Here are some pictures and a great video giving you a sneak peek of the wonderfully colourful evening.

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Dulux Let’s Colour Awards 2014 winners…

Dulux Let's Colour Awards 2014 and the winners are...

The highly anticipated Dulux Let’s Colour Award winners were announced on Wednesday night. I loved being part of the judging panel and at last I can share with you the winners.

And the winners are…

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International Colour Day 21st March… come join us

 

International Colour Day March 21st 2014. This opens a new browser window.

You are invited to join The Colour Group (GB) and Omnibus Clapham for an exciting day of FREE talks, exhibits, and activities for all ages, celebrating the fascinating subject of colour.

With interactive games, a colour puzzle, 3-D printing in colour, demonstrations of thermal imaging, microwaves, pigments and materials for the artist, jewellery, vision testing and a new colour-based phone app for you to see and try!

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colour in fashion & design event – colour group gb

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Just a quick hello to let you know the next Colour Group GB event Colour in Fashion and Design is next week at City University, London on Wednesday 5th February 2014 at 2pm.

This is an exciting event with specialist speakers who reveal how deeply colour affects and influences us all. Questions arise such as how do colour trends happen, what are the new ways of visualising colour as a commodity and what valuable insights are there into why the new wearable technologies must be designed with colour in focus.

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dulux let’s colour awards 2014 – meet the judges and nominees

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When you think Dulux you can’t help but think of colour. And over the years with their Let’s Colour projects they have really championed bringing colour into our everyday lives.

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colourful Sol Le Witt at The Turner Contemporary Margate

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The Turner Contemporary is the proud host to the Sol Le Witt painting 1136 which can now be seen spanning two entire walls of the upper floor gallery.

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colour group (gb) december event – at colour makes people happy

Colour Group (gb) December Event - at Colour Makes People Happy

Come and join us at our Colour Group GB Christmas Colour Caper.

For our 2013 December event we thought we would celebrate the pure joy that is colour! Come along and create your very own piece of unique art work. Choose your own colours and watch your art work come to life on the spinning wheel.

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dulux colour of the year 2014 is….. teal

Dulux Colour of the Year 2014 - Teal. This opens a new browser window.

Every year in October, Dulux hold their Colour Futures seminar presented by world renowned colour expert Per Nimer, where they announce the colour for the following year.

I try to catch this event every year. It’s always entertaining, thought provoking and it’s a great opportunity to catch up with colour buddies and meet new ones.

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covet london launch party

Covet London launch - Covet London guide and goodies

Nothing makes me happier then to see one of my clients dreams come alive. And last night was one of those nights celebrating with Carlie Parkinson of  Covet Girl with the launch of Covet London, a who’s who and where to go guide.

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