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Olive please!

By Jemi EKUNKUNBOR
For most of us, a rainbow of colours surrounds our lives and some of these colours and combinations arouse us to be interested in different things? What colours attract or repel us?
From the Holy Writ, we learn that Olive is a symbol of peace. Green as a colour is a restful one with calming attributes as blue. It stands for nature and it is reminiscent of spring.
Sometimes called Olive drab because of .its military overtones, Olive green is a fine colour that can be put to great use.
How to do Olive green
Green as a colour symbolizes harmony. Therefore, maintain harmony with colours that are just appropriate to match it. Pair with neutrals such as gold or silver. Brown, earthy green and khaki are also good mix for the olive green.


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