Presentation on theme: "Computer Art. Colors with elements of browns, tans and grays are examples of Earth Tones. Earth Tones resemble those colors found in nature. Earth."— Presentation transcript:
Colors with elements of browns, tans and grays are examples of Earth Tones. Earth Tones resemble those colors found in nature. Earth Tones do not appear on the color wheel.
Earth Tones are sometimes called “neutral colors” or “achromatic colors”. Neutral colors include black, gray, and white, sometimes brown and beige. BLACK BROWN WHITE GRAY Take a look at some examples of Earth Tone color schemes in art…
The colors black, white, gray, and variations of brown are included in the color family called earth tones. The use of different types of browns and grays can suggest a rural aspect to many earth tone paintings. The dullness of earth tone color schemes can help to quiet the paintings and give them a quality of seriousness.