I've spent the first few weeks of this year creating OWH Bootcamp classes and while it has taken me away from actual crafting it's been exciting too. I think it would be fair to say that from a very young age it was pretty evident to most of the people around me that I would end up in some art related field. There wasn't an art supply that I didn't want or didn't use and I spent most of my high school days in the art department. I was extraordinarily fortunate to attend Parson's School of Design in New York city and to this day cringe at the thought that I applied to no other school. (I don't know what I would have done had I not been accepted ... Ahhh, youth!)
Of all the courses I had to take Color Theory was second perhaps only to Typography, and it seemed like a good place to start when I was considering what topics to cover in the Bootcamps. I am looking forward to both creating AND taking the classes too because no matter how much experience you have I can attest that there is value in going back to the basics and so this weekend I spent some time creating cards that followed the specific Color Harmonies covered in the class.
This Monochromatic card, using various shade, tints and tones of green is the first I will share with you over the course of the next few weeks before Bootcamp #2 is posted on February 18th.