Colors are opposite each other on the color wheel.
Example: Yellow and Violet
Colors are next to one another on the color wheel.
Example – Red, Violet and Orange
A combination of any three colors which are equally spaced on the color wheel.
Example – Blue Violet, Red Orange and Yellow-Green
Using three or more unrelated colors where one color should remain dominate
Example – Spring Pastel Flowers
The HUE is the name of the color, the VALUE is the lightness/darkness of a color, and the CHROMA is the intensity of a color.
That’s the quick summary of basic color. If you need assistance choosing a color palette for your spring project, please contact me. An hour consultation will be a good investment!
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*Credit for image of color wheel – http://willkempartschool.com/beginners-colour-mixing-acrylic-paint/