Fun Color Theory T-Shirt

This fun color theory t-shirt design is available on Threadless. It has blue ink printed on a red t-shirt, visually making the letters appear purple.

Fun Color Theory - Purple Is The New Red And Blue

The designer’s tongue-in-cheek saying cleverly plays on a phrase — (fill in the blank) is the new black — that is overused by the media when talking about color.

If only mixing blue and red did always produce purple. Anyone that has mixed colors – whether with paint or dye or clay – knows that what when you mix two colors, the result may not always be what you expect. But that’s a post for another day.


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