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Colour Theory - principles of colour theory are the basis for all successful colour work, whether in art, print or web design.

Color theory crash course:

D'source Courses - Visual Design - Color Theory, Concepts, Principles and Applications - Colour Description and Colour Theories

Color Thesaurus by fengshuidana #Colors #Words

Color Basics :: HUES are the 12 purest & brightest colors forming the full spectrum ~ 3 Primary Colors; 3 Secondary Colors; 6 Tertiary Colors. A TINT (sometimes called a pastel) is any color with white added. A SHADE is any color with black added. A TONE is created by adding gray. Tones are somehow more pleasing to the eye, more complex, subtle & sophisticated.

A better explanation than I've ever gotten from a teacher or book. This could be the wiki for color theory: Why do some color schemes work, and others don’t?

from Creative Color

Exercise 3: Color Value and Temperature

Color Theory