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Creating Mood with Color and Paint

Color in Decor

Yellow can be upbeat, but it can also be overpowering.
Yellow can be upbeat, but it can also be overpowering.
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Human beings interpret color on different levels of consciousness. There's a visceral component and a cultural one, too. If you grew up in the Western hemisphere, your perceptions of color will be slightly different from those of someone who grew up in China or Japan.

Let's explore the psychological properties of a few popular Western design colors.

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