TINT: A Tint is sometimes called a Pastel. Basically it's simply any color with white added. If you want to get a little more complicated, you can mix any of the twelve pure colors together. Then simply add any amount of white and you have created a pastel or tint of the mixture. That means you can go from an extremely pale, nearly white to a barely tinted pure hue. Artists often add a tiny touch of white to a pure pigment to give the color some body. Colors Wheels Tinted, Colors Theory, Tinted Tones Shades Hue, Colour Theory Interiors Design, Tinted Colors Wheels, Colors Schemes, Tinted Interiors Design, Pastel Colors, Drawings Tutorials
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SHADE: A Shade is simply any color with black added. Just as with making tints, you can mix any of the twelve pure colors together. Then simply add any amount of black and you have created a shade of the mixture. That means you can go from an extremely dark, nearly black to a barely shaded pure hue.
HUE: These are the family of twelve purest and brightest colors. 3 Primary Colors 3 Secondary Colors 6 Tertiary Colors They form the full spectrum of colors which progress around the Primary Color Wheel in gradual increments. With just these twelve colors, you can literally mix an infinite number of color schemes. Most of the time you will modify these twelve basic hues by mixing in other colors.
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. ...ღTrish W ~http:/...