Octarine: The Color of Magic

Short Description:

A playful podcast exploring the imaginary color “octarine”.


Record a ~10 minute podcast episode about a color. Use “theater of the mind” to paint a picture in the audience’s head.

Tools & Resources:

  • Pen and paper
  • Imagination
  • Paperback copy of Terry Pratchett’s The Color of Magic
  • Blu Snowball microphone
  • Audacity
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • YouTube Library music and sound effects


All music and sound effects via the YouTube audio library. Excerpt from Terry Pratchett’s The Color of Magic, copyright HarperCollins 1983.