This Post brought to you today by the color Yellow!

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Available to you in nature everywhere!

file000989729140What is it about the color yellow that many of us love so much?

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I’m guessing primarily because it’s the color of the sun, the light that brightens the sky and our world when it shines.

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I think that on a subliminal level we (as living beings) file0001823116947know that our life is dependent upon the sun.

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Yellow is a warming color, whether it be the sun or by fire.

Yellow is a cheerful color by it’s very nature. A feel good about yourself sort of color!

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file000299512764When I think of the color yellow I think of a multitude of shades.

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Subtle shades that sooth “mellow yellow” and vibrant shades that are cheerful and uplifting.

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But mostly the color yellow is the color that brightens,OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA file1411284428310regardless of the hue or the format being viewed by us.

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Yellow provides a contrast to all the other colors surrounding it.

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Creatures of all kinds, those in the ocean and those on the land, insects, plants of all kinds, including fruit and vegetables, flowers and much more brighten our day.

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Yellow is one of the three primary colors.

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So today I give tribute to the color yellow and all it represents.

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May the color “yellow” live long and prosper!

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Still Life in Yellow

Still Life in Yellow

Have a great day, thanks for stopping by,

~ Penny

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33 thoughts on “This Post brought to you today by the color Yellow!

  1. Gorgeous photos Penny πŸ™‚ I absolutely love yellow, always brings a smile to my face. It reminds me of buttercups, and as children we used to say that a person likes butter if their neck shines yellow when you place a buttercup under their chin. πŸ™‚

  2. Yellow is a harvest colour, a strange association for a sun starved Birt but there you go. There is a point about reaping and all that but you have probably worked it out already. It’s lovely to be getting the bright posts in preparation for a good spring. Yellow is the colour of hughs or shall be from now on.

    • Yellow is a primary color, so in the whole scheme of things SteJ, it shows up just about everywhere, but I did decide to focus on a brightness after focusing on a few heavy and more serious posts! πŸ™‚

  3. What a great color – just not on me. I have yellow undertones & yellow makes me look jaundiced – LOL
    Thanks for the bright post!
    xx πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ xx

    • I have the same problem re: wearing yellow, only different skin tones from yours. I’m scandinavian pale,lol. So any bright color looks – well not flattering – I just look even more pale! Your welcome, it is a great cheery color, and I just love the yellow of daffodils that signal spring is around the corner here. πŸ™‚ xox

    • Hi Roxie, I just apologized on your blog post for my oversight in not reading this any sooner. And I am embarrassed to say my email stays more clogged (in a good way) than I have figured out how to handle. Thank you so much again for the prize. I am actually quite pleased as have been seriously working on several writing projects so this is quite timely for me! I will email you if that is convenient for you re: specs. πŸ™‚ Again my thanks!

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