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Color studies

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Color studies. Get inspired and try out new things.
Creating a Mood with Underpainting Colors

'Another Peaceful Day' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis s old The possibilities are endless. I approach e...

Color Theory: How to Choose Correct Colors for Your Brand

It all started with your basic blues, yellows and reds. Eventually, you discovered that the rainbow also has the vibrant colors of orange, green, indigo and violet. You discovered the awesome world of Crayola and were introduced to colors whose…

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Richard Mehl, author of Playing with Color, explains the values of and principles of color theory and how different colors work for and against each other. Explore his CreativeLive class for more.

Block Studies - Virtual Art Academy

Learning color by doing block studies sounds simple, but it is one of the basic skills an artist needs and is often the one that is the most neglected. Many beginners use either too much garish color, or go too far the other way and do not use enough color in their grays. The best color is somewhere in between and can produce a beautiful painting. I learned color indirectly from the two great mid-twentieth century color schools in the United States: the Henry Hensche and the Sergei Bongart…

Compatibility with Color Systems and Names

Compatibility with color systems and names as from Munsell with color brightness, color temperature, color clarity or saturation.

Two-Lips by Patty Mollica, acrylic on panel; example of complementary color scheme | How to Choose Color Schemes

Artist Patti Mollica breaks down some of the most common color schemes, from analogous to tetrad, then she demonstrates a quick and simple step-by-step for how different color combinations impact the same composition, all excerpted from her new book, "How to Paint Fast Loose & Bold."

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A quick share of a favorite color tool! Working with colors can help you fine-tune your own inner color preferences and perception. This week I'm sharing three simple ways to experiment with color on my blog. Use these ideas to create color studies in a way that works best for you! Read on the blog to learn more about color harmonies, the color systems that are most often used in a color wheel, and how you can use a color wheel to create quick color sketches.
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This collection is made with the watercolor artist in mind. We have used a sample color study in soft shades of purple, grey, ochre and green to decorate lots of products which are customizable by changing the name or making it a monogram if your prefer. Original Watercolor © Michele Davies.
Coastal Color Study: Angela uses found natural and manmade objects as inspiration for new color combinations reminiscent of Maine's coast.