Category Archives: Challenges

2015 Third Quarter Challenge

In keeping with our color theme for the year, this third quarter challenge is related to dyeing and blending from a picture using a color generator, then use the colors in a project. We’ve had a very wet, cool spring … Continue reading

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2nd Quarter Color Challenge

I have been thinking about Ann’s 2nd quarter challenge for a while now but didn’t have much time to get anything done. But I finally did it. I used the Color Adobe site to create a palette from a photo. … Continue reading

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2nd Quarter Challenge Guest Post

Today we have a Guest post by Leonor from Felt Buddies: A few days ago, I decided to respond to this quarter’s challenge and make a colour palette out of a favourite picture of mine. I decided to go with … Continue reading

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2nd Quarter Colour Challenge

I thought I would play around with a digital painting of mine, for Ann’s 2nd Quarter Colour Challenge. I started off using Photoshop. The first filter I used was Median, I wanted to get a simplified version of the painting: … Continue reading

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Second Quarter Challenge

This quarters challenge is using a photo to generate a colour palette to work with.  Often you have a photo that has colours that are really appealing but its not easy to pick out all the colours. There are some … Continue reading

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First Quarter Challenge

I thought I would try blending some tints and shades for the First Quarter Colour Challenge. And yes, I did have to look back to Ruth’s post, I wanted to say ‘lights and shades’ :) I chose pink Merino because … Continue reading

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The First Quarter Color Challenge

I’ve been playing with the color wheel in fiber and paints for our first quarter challenge. When I made the samples for the fiber color wheel I started out using my fingers to blend them.  It took a while to … Continue reading

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