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Wyoming Green River traditions

Life in color. Green River traditions. Green River of Wyoming. Painting by Thomas Moran (February 12, 1837 – August 25, 1926)

Life in color. Green River traditions. Green River of Wyoming. Painting by Thomas Moran (February 12, 1837 – August 25, 1926)

Green River traditions.
The River of green color begins its flow in the western Wyoming going south to Utah, where it turns east to make a loop through the northwestern corner of Colorado. Turning south in Utah, it enters the Colorado river in Canyonlands National Park after a course of 730 mi (1,175 km). Originally known as the Spanish River, it was renamed in 1824, probably for its distinctive color. There are several Holidays and traditions connected with the Green river, among them – Green River Rendezvous and Flaming Gorge Days.
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Rainbow Lorikeet colors

Life in color - Rainbow Lorikeet colors

Life in color – Rainbow Lorikeet colors

Rainbow Lorikeet image was first published in the Zoological Journal in 1774 by Peter Brown. In the plumage of a parrot are present almost all the main colors of the spectrum. The head of colorful Lorikeet is painted dark blue (almost purple) color, back collar is greenish-yellow, its wings, back and long tail are dark green. Its chest is red with blue and black stripes, belly is green, feet and undertail feathers are yellow with stripes of dark green color. Its feet are dark gray, and hooked beak is red with a yellow tip. The bird’s eyes are red. Rainbow Lorikeet can reach a length of 25-30 cm and a wingspan of 17 cm and their weight ranges from 75-175 grams. Males and females are virtually indistinguishable, but female iris is orange, and males’ is bright red. The young parrots which have not reached puberty, have shorter tail, orange-beige beak and brown eyes.
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Beautiful Bordeaux color

Beautiful Bordeaux color - cherry

Life in color – Beautiful Bordeaux color – cherry

Beautiful Bordeaux color

Known also as burgundy, or maroon, the color is undoubtedly beautiful. However, those who love the burgundy color, perhaps had an unpleasant experience in life, that contributed to their development as individuals. Such people have to radiate nobility.
Traditionally, burgundy is a favorite color of those who were able to survive. Red sibling, burgundy says about a well-disciplined person. After experiencing some difficulties, the man did not stop, and developed and reached a certain maturity.
Bordeaux Color, or simply claret – one of the profound and solemn shades of red. Officially, it got its name in 1891 in honor of the dark red French wine from Bordeaux. Prior to this, in the Russian language this color was called “Chermny.” Of the primary colors (red, blue and yellow) burgundy can be obtained by mixing approximately three pieces of bright red, one piece of dark blue and a few drops of yellow. The result is a warm, harmonious and very rich burgundy color.
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Pink color inspiration

Pink color inspiration, Life in color. Installation by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama

Pink color inspiration, Life in color. Installation by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama

Pink color is tenderness and warmth. Color that adjusts on positive thinking and worldview. It gives a person a sense of completion and ease of action. In rare cases, pink causes a feeling of deep joy. This tell us that the origins lie in positive perception from childhood. The interior has a calming effect. Negative characteristics: this color relaxes our attention, but also destroys the point of contact with the real world. It causes a tendency to escape from the decision. Also, a large number of pink can cause physical weakness. Another interesting fact is that pink color sweet is perceived by the person tastier.
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Brown color meaning

Life in color. Brown color meaning

Life in color. Brown color meaning

Brown color meaning
Brown is the color that can help us to overcome difficulties, and that’s a fact! It is the epitome of stability, ease of static and tranquility. Color of logic and consistency, and it can describe the man very well. In a love affairs, lovers of brown color are active, they devote a lot of time to it. As with everything else in this sphere of life, they are calm and thorough. These are people who are prone to reflections. Their are concerned with questions of the universe, like “where the world is heading,” the universal questions and the political situation worry them. These people want to always keep everything under control, so they are not prone to emotional outbursts, and do not welcome alcohol.
Negative characteristics: a feeling of depression. Mutes human emotions. It makes seek energy from the outside. It causes a desire to be on the sidelines.
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Gray Color union of opposites

Gray Color union of opposites - black and white. Painting by Russian artist Dmitry Kolpashnikov 'Winter road'. Oil on canvas

Painting by Russian artist Dmitry Kolpashnikov ‘Winter road’. Oil on canvas. Gray Color union of opposites – black and white

Gray Color union of opposites
This color is, in fact, a union of two opposite colors: white and black. On the one hand, gray color means common sense and realism, on the other hand – dullness, boredom, sadness, and depression. As you know, tastes differ, and for someone gray may seem lifeless and useless color.
Meanwhile, gray has a variety of beautiful colors that look great in the interior design. For example, pearl gray, silver, metal, lead, etc. However, gray is the color of gloom and depression. The Billie lines say: “What lies before me? A future that’s stormy, a winter that’s gray and cold.” Besides, it is also the color of indecision and uncertainty.
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Black cat superstitions

Black cat superstitions

Life in color. Black cat superstitions

Black cat superstitions. Why does the black cat is considered to be a messenger of misfortune? What are some other signs associated with this mysterious animal? Signs and superstitions associated with black cats exist in all corners of the globe. Black is associated with danger, hidden in the darkness. And not just a black cat became the victim of a primitive fear, passed on from generation to generation. Noble black color in many cultures is associated with mourning, evil spirits, the world beyond the grave, with the unknown that scares a lot stronger than the visible enemy: black widow, black hole, black magic, black chicken, black dog, a black stripe in life.
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