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One Word Photo Challenge: Camel

Camels at Great Pyramid of Cheops Pyramid of Chephren and Pyramid of Mycerinus Cairo, Egypt

Camels at Great Pyramid of Cheops Pyramid of Chephren and Pyramid of Mycerinus Cairo, Egypt

Camel by Pyramid of Chephren. Cairo, Egypt

Camel by Pyramid of Chephren. Cairo, Egypt

Go to the source I say! Here are the camels!

Look here to participate the One Word Photo Challenge presented by Jennifer Nicole Wells!

Color Your World: 120 Days of Crayola; Desert Sand

Local at Great Pyramid of Cheops, Cairo, Egypt

Local at Great Pyramid of Cheops, Cairo, Egypt

Desert Sand was added to the Crayola line in 1998. In the “State Crayon Collection” it is known as Tater Tan, the color for Idaho.

In 1908 Binney & Smith redesigned their 8-color assortment to use the “Gold Medal” label and design. They also introduced their Rainbow line of crayons and Spectra, a pastel crayon line.

This post is just one of many in the Color Your World: 120 Days of Crayola Challenge! Enjoy!

Color Your World: 120 Days of Crayola

Colossus of Rames II 80 tons Memphis Museum Cairo Egypt March 2010 135_HDR_edit

Colossus of Rames II, 80 tons, Memphis Museum, Cairo, Egypt

 

Sphinx and Pyramid of Chephren Cairo, Egypt

Sphinx and Pyramid of Chephren Cairo, Egypt

Police on Camel at Great Pyramid of Cheops Pyramid of Chephren and Pyramid of Mycerinus, Cairo, Egypt

Police on Camel at Great Pyramid of Cheops Pyramid of Chephren and Pyramid of Mycerinus, Cairo, Egypt

Great Pyramid of Cheops, Cairo, Egypt

Great Pyramid of Cheops, Cairo, Egypt

“Almond” is a shade of brown that is 14% saturated and 94% bright.  Crayola issued this color in 1998 under the name “Almond” and is currently available in the 120 pack of crayons.  Sherwin Williams, the paint company, offers a paint called, “Intricate Ivory” which is 99% similar to “Almond.”

Personally, when I think of “Almond” I think of sand and the desert! Or a dessert! How about almond biscotti with almond colored coffee? This post is just one of many in the Color Your World: 120 Days of Crayola Challenge! Enjoy!

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