Posted by Cyn | Filed under Art
“Another blue sweater? You have four of those. Why not get something different for a change?”
“No, I have navy, cornflower, Williamsburg, and baby blue sweaters. This one is royal blue. That’s totally different!”
Okay guys, I know that you thought women were making up some of the color names we use. Chartreuse? Why not say green? And garnet — that’s red, right? What’s this about plum, amethyst, grape, violet, mauve, and fuschia all being different? They’re all purple, aren’t they?
No, really, they aren’t. We don’t make them up just to vex you. They’re all very, very different, which is why we would never consider wearing brick red lipstick with a cherry red sweater. Ick!
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This joyous image was an Honorable Mention award winner in the People category of the 2nd Annual Spider Awards in 2006. The contest, apparently well known in the art world, seeks the best in black and white photography from around the world by both professionals and amateurs. I spent quite a while looking through the galleries of nominated and winning photographs from the past three years. Early entries are being accepted now for this year’s competition.
More of photographer Laurie Rhodes’ beautiful work can be seen in her gallery.
Via The Daily Buzzz
Wentzler’s art has just been approved for inclusion there — congrats to her!
Epilogue could easily become another time sink!