Green – Growth and Care

Green is not among the most popular colors to use for paper crafters. In a poll with over 800 votes in TPC’s Facebook group only 7 percent stated that they preferred to use this color when paper crafting. Green is associated with positive feelings like growth, fertility and care and is a popular color for summer and Christmas Projects.

  • Color Category: Secondary Colour/Cold Colour
  • Complementary Color: Red
  • Color Mixing: Blue/yellow
  • Symbolism:  Green is associated with nature and growth. Green is a common colour in nature. Green has a calming effect and it attracts attention. 
  • Positive Characteristics: Fertility, growth, care.
  • Negative Characteristics: Poison, jealousy.
  • Associated styles: Bohemian/Art Nouveau – Whimsical


Mood Board

We have put together a Mood Board. Hopefully it can inspire you to make a card or a layout in this caring color?

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