Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019
Wheeee! Another fun experiment from Cameron.
Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
I love this idea of comparing human colour choices to those of a computer:
I decided to do two things: the top three most used colours of the photo decided by “a computer” and my hand picked choices. This method ended up revealing a couple of things about me.
I also love that this was the biggest obstacle to finding representative imagery:
I wanted this to be an exciting task but instead I only found repeated photos of my cat.
Saturday, December 29th, 2018
Another good reason to use the
currentColor value in SVGs.
Saturday, November 10th, 2018
Some advice from Andy on creating a dark theme for your website. It’s not just about the colours—there are typography implications too.
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
A search engine for colours.
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
I don’t really understand what this colour tool is doing or what it’s for, but I like it.
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
On Ev’s blog, Marcin goes into great detail on theming an interface using CSS custom properties, SVG, HSL, and a smattering of CSS filters.
I was kind of amazed that all of this could happen via CSS and CSS alone: the colours, the transitions, the vectors, and even the images.
Wednesday, February 28th, 2018
Go deep, deep down the rabbit hole of Rob’s brain in all its colourful glory. Seriously, this is simultaneously a great write-up of how he came up with his site’s lovely colour scheme(s), and it’s a terrific primer on colour theory and why the HSL value in CSS is so, so wonderful!
Sunday, December 14th, 2008
Matt's bit of fun from the Last.fm hackday. Hannah's had the best generated lyric juxtaposition, "love drunk home fuck good night."