Joy, happiness, logical, optimism, idealism, imagination, hope, sunshine, summer, gold, philosophy, creativity, practical, judge-mental, dishonesty, cowardice, betrayal, jealousy, covetousness, deceit, illness, hazard.
Cultural Symbolism of Yellow
✻ Yellow was the royal color of the emperors in China during the Ming and Qing dynasties.
✻ Yellow is sacred, and the color of celebration of spring in India. It is also related to farmers and merchants.
✻ Europeans consider yellow to be the color for joy, happiness, and hope.
✻ The Aztec people considered yellow color as the symbol of food.
✻ In France, yellow represents jealousy.
✻ In Egyptian and Burmese culture, it stands for mourning.
✻ Historically, Americans defined yellow color as the symbol of love.
✻ Yellow is an auspicious color in Buddhism, and stands for wisdom.
✻ It represents the value of courage and nobility in Japan.
|Source: Preppy, The Rake magazine|
|Artist Nathan Sawaya|
|Johnathan Saunders Spring 2013|