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Five summer color palettes

Hello, hello friend!


The longest day of the year brings the promise of renewed creativity. It got me inspired to create this blog post for you. We can embrace the warm hues and carefree styles that will keep the energetic summer vibe alive all year round.


Summer is a season of vibrant hues and endless possibilities. As we approach the sunny days of 2023, it's time to explore fresh color palettes that capture the essence of this successful season. This blog post will delve into five captivating color combinations that will infuse your summer with style and excitement. Let's discover the perfect color palette to elevate your summer aesthetic, shall we?



1. Ocean Breeze:

Shine Your Light, Drica Lobo
Shine Your Light, Drica Lobo

Imagine the tranquility of a serene beach where the sky meets the shimmering sea. The Ocean Breeze palette embodies the refreshing and soothing vibes of summer. This combination features soft blues and greens reminiscent of clear waters and swaying palm trees. Use shades like aquamarine, sea-foam green, and sandy beige to create a calming and coastal ambiance in your space.

Featured painting: Shine Your Light

Drica Lobo, 2020

Acrylic on Wood, 20”x20”

$680



2. Tropical Paradise:

Light Of Day, Drica Lobo
Light Of Day, Drica Lobo

Transport yourself to a lush tropical paradise with this vibrant color palette. Picture breathtaking sunsets. Incorporate bold and energetic colors like lime green and vibrant orange into your designs. These hues will inject a sense of liveliness and adventure, bringing the essence of a tropical escape to your summer style.

Featured painting: Light Of Day

Drica Lobo, 2023

Acrylic on Canvas, 30”x30”

$1530




3. Golden Hour:

All My Heart, Drica Lobo
All My Heart, Drica Lobo

Capture the enchantment of the golden hour, that magical time just before sunset when the world is bathed in warm, glowing light. The Golden Hour palette embraces the rich, sun-kissed shades that define summer evenings. Think of hues of burnt orange, golden yellow, and deep coral. These colors infuse your surroundings with a cozy, romantic ambiance reminiscent of long summer nights.

Featured painting: All My Heart

Drica Lobo, 2021

Acrylic on canvas, 10"x20"

$340



4. Fresh Citrus:

Above & Below, Drica Lobo
Above & Below, Drica Lobo

Turn to the Fresh Citrus combination for a zesty and refreshing color palette. This vibrant selection draws inspiration from juicy citrus fruits like lemon, lime, and orange. Incorporate these bright and cheerful colors into your summer wardrobe or home decor to create a lively and refreshing atmosphere that embodies the essence of sunny days and citrus-filled beverages.

Featured painting: Above & Below

Drica Lobo, 2021

Acrylic on canvas, 12"x12"

$250



5. Pastel Dreams:

I've Been To The Mountains, Drica Lobo
I've Been To The Mountains, Drica Lobo

The Pastel Dreams palette is perfect if you prefer a softer and dreamier summer aesthetic. Delicate pastel shades like lavender, baby pink, and blues evoke a sense of serenity and whimsy. Use these gentle hues to create an ethereal and romantic atmosphere, ideal for summer weddings, outdoor gatherings, or simply bringing a touch of softness to your everyday life.

Featured painting: I've Been To The Mountains

Drica Lobo, 2021

Acrylic on canvas, 12"x12"

$250



As we embrace the summer of 2023, these five captivating color palettes offer endless inspiration to elevate your style and surroundings. Each combination, from the tranquil Ocean Breeze to the vibrant Tropical Paradise, carries its unique charm and character. Experiment, mix, and match, and let these colors transport you to the blissful realm of summer. Whether revamping your wardrobe, decorating your home, or embarking on creative projects, these color palettes will ensure your summer shines with beauty and vitality.


Let me know which one is your favorite summer pick. If you want to collect any of the paintings featured in this blog, please email me at sayhello@dricalobo.com.


Happy Summer!


Color Your Life!

Drica

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