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Browning 9-10

Color terms

How do you preceive white? White light occurs when all the wavelengths are reflected to your eye
How do you preceive black? Black light occurs when no light is reflected to you eye
What is hue? Color
What are the primary colors? Red, Blue, Yellow
What are the secondary colors? Violet, Green, Orange
What are the tertiary colors? Red-Violet, Blue-Violet, Blue-Green, Yellow-Green, Yellow-Orange, Red-Orange
What is a saturated color? The colors used in the color wheel because there is no black or white in them.
What three groups make up the color wheel? Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
What is a tint? Saturated color that is mixed with a pure white color
What is a shade? Saturated color that is mixed with a pure black color
What are three colors that are considered to be warm colors? Red, Orange, and Yellow
What are three colors that are considered to be cool colors? Blue, Green, and Violet
What are the five neutral colors? Black,Grey, White, Brown, and Tan
What are the six color harmonies? Monochromatic, Analogous, Complementary, Triadic, Split Complementary, and Neutral
What is a monochromatic color harmony? They are achieved by using tints and shades of only one color. EX: Navy Blue, Bright Blue, and Baby Blue. Cranberry, Brick Red, Red Dark Green, Kelly Green, Light Green
What is analougus color harmony? Done by using three or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. EX: Red, Red-Violet, Violet Blue, Blue-Green, Green Yellow, Yellow-Orange,
What is a complementary color harmony? Two colors that are directly across from each other on the color wheel Ex: Yellow, Violet Green, Red Blue, Orange
What is a triadic color harmony? Three colors that are located within equal distances of each other. EX:Red, Blue, Yellow Orange, Violet, Green
What is a split complementary scheme? This is created by using any color and the two colors located next to that colors complement
What is a neutral color scheme? Any combination of Blacks, Greys,Whites, Browns, and Tans.
Created by: KaylaBrowning