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an insight into naming paint colours

Colour and Paint - Royal Academy - Will Alsop range

Back in early March I had the opportunity to fulfil one of my bucket list dreams – naming paint colours. I was invited by Bill Wallsgrove from Colour & Paint to join him on naming a new paint range from architect and artist Will Alsop OBE RA as part of the Colour & Paint Royal Academy collection.

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colour research – multi-lingual colour naming experiment

Colour Naming Experiment. This opens a new browser window.

I love hearing about colour research projects so when I was told about this multi-lingual colour naming experiment I just had to check it out.  So why not get involved and participate in their online experiment!

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branding colour – how paint companies personalities shines through their paint colour names

Branding colour - paint names - Dulux range.

Paint companies are all about selling colour.  So how do they make sure their colours attract the right customer target market and ultimately make those all important sales.

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