• Primary Colors: Red, Blue, Yellow (colors that appear naturally on earth)
• Secondary Colors: Purple, Green, Orange (colors created from two primary colors)
Red and Blue= Purple ‚ Blue and Yellow=Green‚ Red and Yellow= Orange
• Tertiary Colors: Colors created by a primary and secondary color‚ for example, Blue-Violet.
Hues, Tint, Tone and Shade
Hue, Tint, Tone, and Shade is taking a color and making it darker or lighter. So what is pink a TINT of? That is right, RED. When you add white to red, you get pink!
Colors opposite each other on the color wheel. See chart below.
Red and Green - Yellow and Violet - Blue and Orange
Three colors that are an equal distance apart (they form a triangle).
Orange, Violet, Green or Blue, Red, Yellow
Colors next to each other on the color wheel.