Colour Meets Trend event and you’re invited…

colour meets trend event karen haller

Have you noticed that every time you open a magazine or take a trawl through social media there seems to be a new colour trend, a new predication or forecast? If you’ve ever wondered why that is and you’re interested in discovering the mysteries of the mechanics behind trend predictions from three well-known experts, then I’d love to…

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Thomas Pocklington – Homes and living spaces for people with sight loss: a guide for interior designers

thomas pocklington homes and living spaces for people with sight loss a guide for interior designers

Wednesday night was the launch of the first in a series of professional guides from the charity Thomas Pocklington. The guide’s author, Jacqui Smith, an interior designer, lost the sight in her left in 2012. She realised there was a need for a guide to be written and approached Thomas Pocklington. The result is the Homes and living spaces…

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SDC International Design Competition 2014… and the winner is

sdc international design competition material world

On Tuesday I had the absolute pleasure in being on the judging panel for this year’s prestigious SDC (Society of Dyers and Colourists) International Design Competition to select the UK winner from the five regional finalists, with the winner going on to represent the UK in the global grand final, to be held in China…

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family fun at the drop in to colour at Turner Contemporary margate

drop in to colour turner contemporary margate modrian in the making

Despite the cool summer day it was a hothouse of colour activity at the Turner Contemporary Margate ‘Drop in to Colour’ on Saturday, part of the  #Summer of Colour programme of events. Hosted by the Colour Group GB, families enjoyed hours of colourful activities from painting mini masterpieces, playing the colour name card game, making coloured…

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dulux let’s colour awards evening

dulux let's colour awards evening at the loading bay.

The highly anticipated Dulux Let’s Colour Award winners were announced on 26th March at The Old Truman Brewery, East London celebrating the inventive, original and imaginative use of colour. I had the honour not only to be one of the judges, I was also asked to present an award. Here are some pictures and a…

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