Colours & the colour wheel explained
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Find the 3 Primary Colours - Red, yellow and blue on the wheel.
Notice how they are evenly split around the wheel.
Find the colour directly in between any two primary colours on the wheel. Example: Find - Yellow & Red the colour in between is Orange.
This colour (orange) is made my mixing two primaries either side.
The same can be done with the other primary colours
Red & Blue = Violet
Yellow & Blue = Green
Yellow-orange, red-orange, red-purple, blue-purple, blue-green & yellow-green. These are the colours formed by mixing a primary and a secondary colour. See the top colour wheel for a better example.
To create a painting with Colour Harmony - requires that we present a logical structure with visual interest and a sense of order.
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