Presentation on theme: "Color Wheel PRIMARY COLORS : Red, yellow and blue"— Presentation transcript:
1 Color Wheel PRIMARY COLORS : Red, yellow and blue All other colors are derived from the primary colors. These three colors can not be created by any combination of others.SECONDARY COLORS :Green, orange and purpleThese are the colors formed by mixing the primary colors.TERTIARY COLORS :Yellow-orange, red-orange, red-purple, blue-purple, blue-green and yellow-greenThese are the colors formed by mixing the secondary colors.
2 Color TheoryANALAGOUS COLORS : any three colors which are side by side on a 12 part color wheel, such as yellow-green, yellow, and yellow-orange. Usually one of the three colors predominates.COMPLEMENTARY COLORS : two colors that are the direct opposite of each other, such as red and green and blue-purple and yellow-orange. Complementary colors create the most contrast and balance in design.
3 Color Theory WARM/COOL COLORS: Warm - Red, Orange, Yellow and variations.Cool – Blue, Green, Purple and variations.WARM COLORSCOOL COLORS