As stated in “Ultra Violet 18-3838. Colour of the Year 2018” published by Pantone Color Institute “… the colour (Ultra Violet) is often associated with mindfulness practices, which offer a higher ground to those seeking refuge from today’s over-stimulated world” (for more details: https://www.pantone.com/color-of-the-year-2018).

Ultra Violet could be often seen in my watercolour pallet, creating either a colour escape or a depth of magic complementing both the scenery and the painting subjects.

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Purple Feathers #2 (2017)
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Hummingbird Tango (2016)
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Purple Feathers (2017)

The portrait below entitled “I’ve got the blues”, fearlessly combines blues and ultra violet to express the beauty of an imaginary girl in a more spectacular manner. A pinch of orange blush on her cheeks brings a portrait to life!

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Links:

Prints of the “I’ve got the blues” watercolour painting can be ordered from my SaatchiArt shop: https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-I-VE-GOT-THE-BLUES/718010/2345126/view

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/violetad_art/ 

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