Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Brown - Color symbolism and psychology

Brown is the color of dirt, giving it an earthy, environmental quality which is popularly coupled with green. Shades of brown represent skin tones and produce a comforting feeling. Brown symbolizes calm, boldness, depth, natural organisms, nature, richness, rusticism, stability, tradition, anachronism, fascism, boorishness, dirt, feces, dullness, filth, heaviness, poverty, roughness, earth (classical element), October, Capricorn, Scorpio (reddish brown, star signs), and down-to-earth. Brown can stimulate the appetite, wholesomeness, steadfastness, simplicity, friendliness, and dependability.
Color symbolism and psychology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

nature, earth, soil, skin, classicism, ancient philosophy, knowledge, maple leaf, chocolate, caramel and peace

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