I love anything mid-century modern and especially the old advertising. I’ve followed Gene Gable, a collector of imagery from the 50’s-60’s, on CreativePro.com since my previous career as a designer. He shares his interest in graphic design history thru his weekly column “Scanning Around with Gene” on CreativePro.com.
 
Paint companies have always promoted how easy it is to use their products to customize your living environment. Here’s a look at several paint brochures from 1955 and 1956 when color choices were few but dramatic.
 
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