Presentation on theme: "DESIGN’S MOST EXCITING ELEMENT"— Presentation transcript:
1 DESIGN’S MOST EXCITING ELEMENT COLORDESIGN’SMOST EXCITINGELEMENT
2 A GUIDE TO STUDY HOW TO CHOOSE AND COMBINE COLORS COLOR WHEELA GUIDE TO STUDY HOW TO CHOOSE AND COMBINE COLORS
3 PRIMARY HUES Pure and basic Cannot be made from any other colors REDYELLOWBLUEPure and basicCannot be made from any other colorsAll other colors are made from theseEqual distance from each other on color wheel
4 SECONDARY COLORS Made by mixing equal amounts of 2 primary colors Found halfway between the primary hues on the wheel+ORANGE=+=GREEN+=VIOLET
5 INTERMEDIATE (TERTIARY) HUESYellow-orangeYellow-greenRed-orangeRed-violetBlue-greenBlue-violetMade by mixing equal amounts of adjoining primary and secondary colors.
6 Can be used with most colors NEUTRALS(NOT REALLY COLORS)No colorWhiteAll colorsBlackWhite + BlackGrayCan be used with most colorsBeige
7 THE COLOR WHEEL CAN BE DIVIDED INTO WARM AND COOL COLORS
8 WARM COLORS Appear hot like the sun or like fire Give feelings of activity or cheerfulnessAppear to advance-they make body look largerCan give a nervous impression if overdoneRed, Orange, and Yellow
12 COLOR HAS THREE DIMENSIONS OR QUALITIES: HueValueIntensity
13 The name given to a color. HUEThe name given to a color.RED YELLOW VIOLET
14 The lightness or darkness of a color VALUEThe lightness or darkness of a color
15 Made by adding black to a color so that it is darker. SHADEMade by adding black to a color so that it is darker.+=HUE BLACK SHADE
16 Made by adding white to a color so that it is lighter. TINTMade by adding white to a color so that it is lighter.=+HUE WHITE TINT
17 The brightness or dullness of a color. INTENSITYThe brightness or dullness of a color.FUSCHIA HIGH INTENSITYOLIVE LOW INTENSITYThe intensity of a color changes when GREY is added.
18 BLUE MONOCHROMATIC COLOR SCHEME Different VALUES, TINTS and SHADES of ONE color.BLUE
19 ANALOGOUS COLOR SCHEME ONE or more colors that are NEXT to each other on the color wheel.
20 COMPLEMENTARY COLOR SCHEME TWO colors that are OPPOSITE of each other on the color wheel.
21 THREE colors that are the SAME DISTANCE apart on the color wheel. TRIAD COLOR SCHEMETHREE colors that are the SAME DISTANCE apart on the color wheel.
22 SPLIT-COMPLEMENTARY COLOR SCHEME A color along with the colors on EITHER side of it’s COMPLIMENT.VIOLET
23 ACCENTED NEUTRAL COLOR SCHEME This color scheme combines white, black, gray or sometimes beige with a bright color accent.
24 All colors are beautiful, depending on personal taste. If not used wisely or combined well, color can cause apparel to look too gaudy or very drab.Harmony results when hues, values and intensities are combined in a pleasing way.