3 COLORTo maintain or decrease attention and apparent size, to appear taller and slimmerCooler huesDarker valuesDuller intensitiesClose contrastsExamples: navy, khaki, grape, charcoal, mauve
4 colorTo increase attention and apparent size, to appear shorter and heavierWarmer huesLighter valuesBrighter intensitiesStrong contrastsExamples: shocking pink, pumpkin, tangerine, raspberry
5 Color personalities!! To appear refined, romantic Warm to cool hues Lighter valuesDull, muted to medium intensities including pastelsClose contrasts, subtleExamples: shell pink, lavender, misty rose, orchid, blue, peach, all pastels
6 Color Personalities!!! To feel and appear happy, youthful, sportive Warmer huesLight to dark valuesMedium to bright intensitiesStrong contrasts, boldExamples: coral, red, khaki, ivory, brown, camel, cinnamon, brick
7 Color personalities!!! To appear mature, serious, somber, classic Cool huesDark valuesDull intensitiesExamples: navy blue, taupe, charcoal, maroon, gray, black
8 Color personalities!! To feel and appear dramatic/exotic Warm to cool huesDark values, deepBright intensities, richStrong contrasts, boldMagenta, fuchsia, emerald green, royal blue, regal purple, sapphire, amethyst
12 AnalogousOften referred to as adjacent. Two, three, or four hues that lie next to one another on the color wheel. All hues have one hue in common.Possible colors (Can include tints, tones & shades)Yellow-green, yellow, yellow-orange, orangeFeeling created: can be calming or exciting depending on whether they come from the cool or warm side of the color wheel.This color scheme is most effective if one of the hues repeats some aspect of your personal coloring… eyes, hair…
14 ComplementaryCombine two colors from the opposite side of the color wheel.Possible colors: red & green, blue & orangeFeeling associated: stimulating due to opposite visual characteristics. By dulling the intensity or value, calming effect may be achieved.Can be very flattering to personal coloring, and versatile
18 NeutralOne, two, or three achromatic neutrals, may or may not vary in the degree of warmness or coolness, lightness or darkness, brightness or dullnessPossible colors: black and white, combination of brownsEffect: vary in mood depending on the degree of light and dark value contrastAre most effective if the degree of lightness or darkness in your hair and/or skin coloring is repeated in the lightness or darkness of the clothing
24 Color Schemes Portfolio Pages Two pictures of any two color schemes.Explain which colors are in the design, and where the colors are. Tell what color scheme is created by the colors.Explain the effect of the colors on the body.Describe the effect of the scheme, does it draw attention, or is it calming?
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