Where to Start With Color

Every combination of color starts with a color wheel. The different choices made for putting color together for clothing, knitting or quilting is separate from creating colors for dyeing fabric or yarn. These areas start with the artists color wheel. All printing uses the printers color wheel. The choices for designing can be exciting in every area.  Using fabric or yarn next to fabric or yarn is the way...

How We See Color

We perceive color just as we perceive taste. When we eat, our taste buds sense four attributes: sweet, salty, sour and bitter. When we look at something, our visual nerves register color in terms of the attributes of color: the amount of green-or-red; the amount of blue-or-yellow; and the brightness. Two colors, side by side, interact with one another and change our perception accordingly. The effect of...

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Color Wheels

Color Wheels Color wheels are a way to arrange colors, making it easier to select a palette that works. Primary colors are the defining colors of the wheel. In the color wheels below, they appear in the center as well as equally spaced around the circle. On the traditional artist’s color wheel red, blue, and yellow are primary colors. Secondary colors are the three colors that are equal distant from...
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