I am studying the Book of Genesis in BSF. We just started and today talked about His creation (God is quite the genious isn't he?). And when he created plants and flowers - basically when color came along - what an amazing gift that was to mankind. Color gives us beauty, it affects our moods, it makes the world deeper and more satisfying. My first step on this journey was with watercolor paper and mainly watercolors, pastels and inks (watch the ink, it does not add to the beauty of your carpet). You just have to play. Put a little ink and water on a page, swirl it around and then go from there. Go Play!!
First attempts looked something like this:
I also love my garden. It is color straight from God's hands. And it is an inspriation and a refuge: