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Pen forges forward
Spring birdhouse

A new horizon beckons

Named the 3rd great force for good

Make your message prayerful

Clearly active and understood

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SCG secrets
Sydney Cricket Ground

There is something about the Australian summer cricket season, that, by summer’s end, I know I will miss over winter. The SCG (Sydney Cricket Ground) encapsulates a disparate array of feelings and memories for young and old alike. Today’s article about the SCG by Pat Sheil, published in the Sydney Morning Herald, caught my attention.

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New born gall

Once upon a sunburnt sky

I pondered what it meant

The snakes, the trees, the ashen lie

of love and all it bent

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UBleam: The Smart Logo

Packaging is turning interactive! Thanks to the introduction of the App “Ubleam“. Ubleam is a mobile device that once installed consumers can scan a company’s specially designed logo that then connects the user with their website, Facebook, Twitter or YouTube pages. Ubleam is a really simple, convenient and fun way for businesses to interact with their

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AEC Logo  Archecolour BlogMag 

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Blue Cordial pens my journey through the CSU subject: INF206 Social Media for Information Professionals.This subject explores communication, networking, collaboration and Social Media technology tools offered via Web 2.0.  Social Networking affords engagement with these tools facilitating participation by contribution,

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why blue cordial

Top 10 reasons I chose to name this blog Blue Cordial:  Spacial thinking Immersive yet elusive Intangible yet real Luminous Imagineering  Infinity Friendly Affable Thoughtful There is no such thing as blue cordial … or is

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This is what I used to do for you …

Imagine what I can do for you now …. #design #beauty #property #planning #environment #architecturaldrafting #environment

Client – Architect conversations

… when you’re talking about building a house, you’re talking about dreams…

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Views from my backyard

Upon a walk upon the sunset, I am compelled to share the colours of my view with you.

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A glimpse of loveliness for posterity

endlessly pliable means of fixing a glimpse of loveliness for posterity

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So many questions … so little time

Each day, Archecolour is privileged to share a knowledge-bank of design, interior decorating, architectural, diy and colour palette expertise with friends and clients just like you.   For 25 years this has, and is, our favourite

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2011 – Chinese New Year – Year of the Metallic Rabbit

Officially commencing on 3rd February, 2011, this Chinese New Year, is the Year of the Rabbit. Specifically, babies born between 3rd February, 2011 and 22nd January, 2012, will be born in The Year of the Metallic Rabbit. Their ‘metal rabbit’ compatriots are in their early 60’s …. born during the last occurence of the Year of the Metallic Rabbit, 6 February 1951 – 26 January, 1952.

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10 Simple Ways to Bring the Outdoors Inside

These tips are so great I have to share them with you. Succinctly and practically written by Freshome.com 10 Simple Ways to Bring the Outdoors Inside The outdoors has a natural appeal to humans. The sky,

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No. 4 The Green Effect

Green is the colour of growth, envy, inexperience, wealth, jealousy and rejuvenation. Conventionally, the colour green implies moderation, tradition and balance.

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How to spell the colour yellow

Nothing spells sunshine like the colour yellow.

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Ecological music?

Many people play music to plants and animals to affect their growth and development. Would music played to a farmer affect the development of that farmer?

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Rhet – the “holistic thought trail” commentator

Hi … I am Rhet … the Random Holistic Ecological Thought commentator.

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5 top reasons why you may NOT want to decorate with the colour yellow

5 top reasons why you may NOT want to decorate with the colour yellow

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5 top reasons why you may want to decorate with the colour yellow

The colour yellow: surround yourself with sunshine

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No 3. The Yellow Effect

Yellow is the colour of welcoming energy & optimism. The mother of sunshine, yellow reveals your inner creativity. Walk into a space with a splash of yellow & you are likely to be greeted with a smile. A full space of yellow ochre wraps you in the colours of the sun, warming your heart & inspiring your head.

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How to spell sunshine

The smile of the colour yellow.

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Introducing the “Holistic thought trail” commentator

The concentricity of architecture, design, decorating, planning, environment, family & holism resides here. What is ecologically-friendly to you? How does one compartment of your life interact with another?

Last post – introductory offer ENDS MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

Ask 30 days of unlimited questions. Receive 30 days of solutions.

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5 top reasons NOT to decorate with the colour orange !

5 reasons not to decorate with the colour orange

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5 top reasons to decorate with the colour orange

5 top reasons to why you may want to decorate with the colour orange: Invigorate your space Radiate “fire-glow “warmth Individualise yourself Display creativity Loosen up Get creative, friendly, sustainable solutions, for your renovating, decorating & colour

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No. 2 The Orange Effect

  The Orange Effect is the second in our FREE 7 part series, The Rainbow Effect. This series demystifies why and how the effects of decorating with one of the 7 colours, or bands, of

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The amazing new rice fields of Japan

The creativity of agriculturalists, the world over, never ceases to amaze me. Enjoy these photographs inspired by the simple & necessary agrarian act of growing rice. Stunning crop art has sprung up across rice fields in

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What year is it on the Chinese calendar?

http://bit.ly/HappyChineseNewYear Chinese New Year 2010: Year of the Tiger – One of the most ancient civilization is that of the Chinese. Every New Year, a lot of people look forward as to what the Chinese

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The red treasures of the sunset

Rarely is there a sunset which, when visible, does not reflect a snippet of earth’s immeasurable treasures

No. 1 The Red Effect

The Red Effect is the first in our FREE 7 part series, The Rainbow Effect. This series demystifies why and how the effects of decorating with one of the 7 colours, or bands, of the

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Happy Chinese New Year 2010 – Year of the Tiger

http://bit.ly/HappyChineseNewYear Chinese New Year 2010: Year of the Tiger – One of the most ancient civilization is that of the Chinese. Every New Year, a lot of people look forward as to what the Chinese

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How many colours in a rainbow?

          As a designer & decorator, I am often asked to describe how a particular colour, or palette of colours, affect a person’s mood or the ambiance of a space.      A rainbow is the supreme cohesion of how colours can work in your home. If nature can project a colour, shade, tone or tint

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