Color Characteristics | COLOR THEORY QUICK LESSON

The Characteristics of Color

Language helps you to organize and make sense of the world. It gives you a way of communicating with others using words … Continue reading...

How Carrots Help Us See the Color Orange

How Carrots Help Us See the Color Orange

One of the easiest ways to identify an object is by its color -- perhaps it is because children’s books encourage us to … Continue reading...

White Animals Vulnerable to Sun Just Like Humans

Most white animals are just as vulnerable to the effects of the sun as humans. The absence of color which results in … Continue reading...

Can Being Colorblind Make You A Better Artist Or Designer?

Can Being Colorblind Make You A Better Artist Or Designer?

Have you ever wondered what your life would be like if you were colorblind? I have and in every instance I've imagined … Continue reading...

How Color Theory Came About

How Color Theory Came About

Throughout history, color theorists have attempted to explain how the scientific and psychological aspects of colors … Continue reading...

Color Term Glossary

Accent Lighting: Lighting layer that highlights or builds emphasis, also known as key lighting. Achromatic: Free of … Continue reading...

Understanding Undertones = Color Success

When it comes to color, it’s what’s underneath that counts. Color is dynamic and energetic. Every color has a vibrant … Continue reading...

Green Color Ink Evokes Memories

Green Color Ink And Memory

Color has this incredible ability to evoke memories.  Sometimes we’re not aware of what’s going on in the back of our … Continue reading...

Get To Know The Color Wheel

Get To Know The Color Wheel

The color wheel is a tool for understanding color and color relationships. Think of it as your cheat sheet or … Continue reading...

Color Relationships: Creating Color Harmony

Color Relationships: Creating Color Harmony

What is Color Harmony? Harmony is nature’s way of saying that two or more things together make sense. Color harmony … Continue reading...

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