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Smokin’

  Hex colour ref:  f0e891 A colourful note: this calm yellow colour, known as green yellow, first appeared as a Crayola crayon in 1997.   Copyright Debbie Smyth, 6 February 2017   Part of […]
Smokin’

Happy

  Hex colour reference:  #fce883 A colourful note:  yellow was, of course, in the original 1903 set of Crayola crayons and still remains. In Crayola world, it has changed shade a […]
Happy

Dramatic

One of the impressive buildings on Cienfuegos’ central square is the Tomás Terry Theatre, a structure where French and Italian influences are apparent. Its elegance is apparent even before stepping through the […]
Dramatic

Cuban Beauty

  The worn and peeling walls with their warm but fading colours combine perfectly with the  beauty of this portrait.   Copyright Debbie Smyth, 30 January 2017   Part of Monday Mural and Tuesdays […]
Cuban Beauty

Caress

This mural can be found on Empedrado, close to Plaza de la Catedral.  Working solely by the signature, this piece is the work of ZLY UNT.   Copyright Debbie Smyth, 23 January […]
Caress

Before and After

Every month, Paula is featuring a “before and after” (colour versus monochrome) challenge.  A great topic for me.  I love black and white images but I am often torn between colour […]
Before and After

On the Street

  Hex colour ref: efcdb8 A colourful note:  the origins of the colour name desert sand are apparent when you observe how accurately it resembles the Saharan sand.  Interestingly, it was used by General […]
On the Street