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COLOR WHEEL

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Joy Frazer

on 10 November 2013

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Transcript of COLOR WHEEL


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Artists can concentrate on WARM COLORS...which are
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ORANGES
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YELLOWS
COLOR SCHEME
WHEN AN ARTIST PLANS OUT WHAT COLORS THEY WANT TO USE AND HOW MUCH OF EACH COLOR
Three properties of COLOR
VALUE: the lightness or darkness of a color
HUE: The common name of a color
INTENSITY: the brightness or purity of a color
PRIMARY COLOR
RED, YELLOW, AND BLUE...THESE COLORS CANNOT BE PRODUCED BY COMBINING OTHER COLORS
THE THREE PRIMARIES ARE MIXED TO MAKE SECONDARY COLORS:
ORANGE
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GREEN
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PURPLE
HIGH KEY
A PAINTING USING MANY TINTS OR LIGHT COLORS
LOW KEY
A PAINTING USING MANY SHADES OR DARK VALUES
COLOR WHEEL:
A WAY TO SHOW
RELATIONSHIPS IN PAINT COLORS

INTERMEDIATE COLORS: ARE MADE WHEN YOU COMBINE A PRIMARY COLOR EQUALLY WITH A SECONDARY COLOR
ANALAGOUS COLORS are those colors closely related in hue. They are beside each other on the color wheel
Complimentary Colors:

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel
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ARBITRARY COLOR
COLOR CHOSEN BY AN ARTIST TO EXPRESS FEELINGS.
MONOCHROMATIC
A PAINTING DONE IN VARIATIONS OF THE SAME COLOR WITH BLACK WHITE AND GRAY IS CALLED.....
Or they can focus on a COOL COLOR palette...these colors are
GREEN
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BLUE,
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PURPLE
NEUTRALS
the group of hues: black white, brown and gray.
The color wheel is not man made, it is part of nature....
The aspects of Color Theory have a profound affect on us...for instance, when we stare at one color for a long period of time, as we look away, we will see the complimentary color for while
This is called an: AFTERIMAGE
Try, stare at the nose of the skull for one minute and then close your eyes...

Beware: Don't Ignore the importance of good color theory planning in this class!

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