A Color Journal

A Color Journal

by Bonnie Krims


Recent Posts

THE BAGUA BOX

THE BAGUA BOX

“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy.’ They told me I didn’t understand […]

My Blue Heaven

My Blue Heaven

“Joy is the serious business of heaven.”– C.S. Lewis. …What’s your true heaven? Where do you go physically or in your mind to bring yourself peace? Are there colors that come to your mind as you visualize it?

Aloha Wands

Aloha Wands

“Hawaii is paradise born of fire.”– Rand McNally …It was so much fun constructing the first “wands” (see my last blog post). So, I bought myself a pair of glass cutters, some smalti and a variety of colored glass rods, and beads. Now I’m routinely picking up stones…

THE FLEDGLING

THE FLEDGLING

“Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.”- C. S. Lewis …It’s only recently that my son started college and so, the youngest of my children has finally fledged. I made this wand for him using a large amethyst crystal and some smaller stones from his childhood rock collection. They were gathered from small pouches sitting in his closet, and repurposed in a unique way that he can still enjoy.

My Inspiration For A Life of Color

My Inspiration For A Life of Color

“Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.” –Claude Monet …My Dad, Curtis Rosser, was a painter. He was also a successful business man, happy to retire early to devote himself to art. He inspired my love of color, crafts and art.

Recent Exploration In Color

Recent Exploration In Color

“The need for change bulldozed a road down the center of my mind.” –Maya Angelou …I’ve been exploring color my whole life in some form or fashion. It’s been great helping clients select colors for their homes, and commercial buildings for the past 30 years.

Surprising Musical Connections

Surprising Musical Connections

Unexpected creative connections are happening all the time. These experiences make life truly magical. Delightful “coincidences” are what Creative Connections is all about. A couple of years ago while vacationing at our summer cottage…