Explore Color Mixing, Color Charts, and more!

color theory and charts of the color wheel and color combinations that look great.  Also understand black and white with monotones (this graphic). Color palettes websites and color apps listed too. Lastly, how to apply color theory to your clothing. #colortheory #colorchart #colorpalettes http://lifehacker.com/same-1609255836

Learn the Basics of Color Theory to Know What Looks Good

color theory and charts of the color wheel and color combinations that look great. Also understand black and white with monotones (this graphic)

The above value scale of Denman Ross was introduced in 1907. His value terms set the standard still used today. This scale helps artists understand and identify light, mid-tones and darks more easily.Value is independent of its hue. This is a fundamental element in the impact of visual art whether abstract or representational.

Understanding Value and Tone for Better Painting

I already knew these but it's nice to have them in visual form

Art Tutorials--My idea--each student makes a "sample" of a color scheme to assemble into a poster for the room.

Interesting insight into color.

Ever wonder how we see color? Take a look at this info graphic which explains how our eyes and brain see color and the various conditions of color blindness.

Detail from the color system in The Munsell Book of Color (1929). The color space defined by Albert H. Munsell (1858-1918), a distinguished ...

Detail from the colour system in The Munsell Book of Color The colour space defined by Albert H. Munsell a distinguished .

Color "wheel"

Emotion Circumplex by Plutchik is mesmerizing. Plutchik first proposed his cone-shaped model or the wheel model in 1980 to describe how emotions were related. Read more about his theory of emotion over on Wikipedia.

Easy way to understand the concept of the "Color Wheel"

Prismacolor Color Wheel--love this one because it illustrates the corresponding hues. This was created by Janet Bionda.

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