Monthly Archives: December 2012

Pantone Color of the Year 2013

Posted on December 31st, 2012 by RDIAdmin | Comments: Comments Off on Pantone Color of the Year 2013

  Goodbye, tangerine tango.  Hello, emerald green. This year Pantone has selected emerald as the Color of the Year for 2013.  A lively, radiant, lush green, expect to see shades of emerald trending in home decor, fashion, beauty and product design. “Green is the most abundant hue in nature – the human eye sees more green than any […]


Printing the Impossible: Turning Escher Drawings into Real 3D Models

Posted on December 27th, 2012 by RDIAdmin | Comments: Comments Off on Printing the Impossible: Turning Escher Drawings into Real 3D Models

              Researchers at Technion use new 3D printing technology to recreate “impossible” M. C. Escher drawings as real, tangible models. Learn more about their process, and see how it’s done, on Object’s blog.


Fun & Funky Holiday Decor

Posted on December 11th, 2012 by RDIAdmin | Comments: Comments Off on Fun & Funky Holiday Decor

  Turquoise, purple and orange.. at Christmas? Yes, it’s true! These these fresh, bold hues make a great addition to the traditional holiday color palette, or can be used alone for a fun new look.  This color inspiration already has me conjuring up decorating ideas for next year!


Charley Harper

Posted on December 4th, 2012 by RDIAdmin | Comments: Comments Off on Charley Harper

  When once asked to describe his art style, Harper replied, “When I look at a wildlife or nature subject, I don’t see the feathers in the wings, I just count the wings.  I see exciting shapes, color combinations, patterns, textures, fascinating behavior and endless possibilities for making interesting pictures.   I regard the picture […]