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September 17, 2018

Can Depression Change the Way People See Color?

Depression May Affect the Way People See Color. Did you know that depression may literally color your world a bit on the gray side? www.segmation.com

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September 4, 2018

Why Red Represents Republicans and Blue Represents Democrats

Have you ever wondered why red represents Republicans and blue represents Democrats? If so, read on. www.segmation.com

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August 22, 2018

How Color Affects Brain Functioning

Did you know that you recall color more than objects or words? To prove this to yourself, think back on, say, your first date with your spouse. Do you remember more what he or she said or wore? www.segmation.com

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August 9, 2018

The Color That Promotes Attraction

What is “The Red Effect”?
poppy-1128683_640There really is something to red being connected with love and intimacy. In fact, there is a phenomenon psychologists refer to as “the red effect.” The red effect happens when one wears the color red, whether in cosmetics or clothing, and is perceived as more attractive. www.segmation.com

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July 25, 2018

A Brief History of Crayons

Crayons are the perfect art medium for children, and some professional artists even use crayons to create incredible works of art.

Are you a fan of crayons? www.segmation.com

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March 26, 2018

The Earthy, Enduring Color Scheme of the Cave Paintings at Lascaux

Can art exist apart from color? Thank goodness that’s never been a predicament humankind has encountered. Art across the ages has been intermingled with glorious color. The cave paintings at Lascaux have an amazing story as well as a beautiful color scheme. Here are a few fun facts about the paintings at Lascaux.

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December 8, 2017

Pantone’s Spring 2018 Fashion Color Trend Report is Here

Color lovers around the world wait expectantly each year for Pantone’s declaration of its color of the year. www.segmation.com

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February 12, 2017

What Is Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2017?

“What will Pantone’s color of the year be for 2017?” That’s a question that’s been on the minds of art lovers, color enthusiasts, and generally curious people for the latter part of 2016. Pantone is really good at piquing people’s interest.

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January 27, 2017

But will blue always be for boys? And will pink forever be a girl’s color?

Whoever said blue is for boys and pink is for girls?

Even though it is true today, color has not always perceived this way. Before the middle of the 20th century, children were not assigned gender specific colors. But will blue always be for boys?

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December 2, 2016

See Personal Color Analysis (PCA) Through the Eyes of Color Analyst Cate Linden

We here at Segmation are continuously fascinated by the incredible power color has to beautify, heal, captivate, and empower. We aren’t the only ones obsessed with color, though. Millions of like-minded people around the globe share our passion. Many of these individuals are artists in the traditional sense of the word (painters, illustrators, fashion designers, etc.). However, there is a type of artist whose entire world revolves around color: the professional color analyst.

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March 14, 2016

What Your Favorite Color Reveals About Your Personality

This list of personality traits could go on and on. One way to discover more about your unique personality traits and how they work together to make you, you is to take a personality test. However, a quicker way to make determinations about your personality is to identify your favorite color. Your favorite color reveals an awful lot about who you are as a person.

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February 27, 2016

How the Color Green Balances Emotions

When you are sick, what do you do? If you feel bad enough, you probably go to the doctor. Thankfully, in many parts of the world there is a plethora...

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February 23, 2016

The Color Red: Symbolism and Folklore of the Amorous Hue

Would you agree that something can’t be truly known until its history is comprehended, at least basically? This is certainly true of people.

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February 19, 2016

Painter Inge-Lise Vejlgaard Says Taking a Break from Art Sparks Creativity

Have you as an artist allowed society to convince you that if you are not producing art at lightening speed, you are not a real artist? Have you bought into the lie that taking breaks, even sabbaticals, is a bad practice for good artists? If so, we ask you to take a look at our exclusive interview with Danish artist Inge-Lise Vejlgaard. This mastermind is a professional artist to her core, and she believes in taking breaks. In fact, she says that breaks are a part of the artistic process.

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January 29, 2016

All About the Color Black

Have you ever seen an artist do an initial sketch using a red, purple, blue, or green pencil? How about another shade? For the most part, aspiring and professional artists alike use plain black to sketch their work before filling in with other colors.

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