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. - color wheel

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. - color wheel

Viola! Here are value, hue, tint, and shade  visually defined in this wonderfully succinct scaled explanation!

Viola! Here are value, hue, tint, and shade visually defined in this wonderfully succinct scaled explanation!

Great presentation on color theory and the difference between hues, tints, tones and shades. I quilt and sew which is why I am obsessed with color and color theory.

Great presentation on color theory and the difference between hues, tints, tones and shades. I quilt and sew which is why I am obsessed with color and color theory.

Color theory

Color theory

Colour theory

Colour theory

This Is Pretty Cool  - Psychology Of Color

This Is Pretty Cool - Psychology Of Color

Colors by Culture

Colors by Culture

TERTIARY COLORS  When you mix the Main Colors with their "children"you get 6 new colors.    YELLOW + ORANGE = YELLOW-ORANGE  RED + ORANGE = RED-ORANGE  RED + VIOLET / PURPLE = RED-PURPLE  BLUE + VIOLET / PURPLE = BLUE-PURPLE  BLUE + GREEN = BLUE-GREEN  YELLOW + GREEN = YELLOW-GREEN

TERTIARY COLORS When you mix the Main Colors with their "children"you get 6 new colors. YELLOW + ORANGE = YELLOW-ORANGE RED + ORANGE = RED-ORANGE RED + VIOLET / PURPLE = RED-PURPLE BLUE + VIOLET / PURPLE = BLUE-PURPLE BLUE + GREEN = BLUE-GREEN YELLOW + GREEN = YELLOW-GREEN

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Image from http://www.artyfactory.com/color_theory/images/colours/colour_wheel.gif.

Color wheel project. Acrylic paint. Eye painting. Started off with primary colors and mixed into secondary, then tertiary. Used Hue, Tint, Shade and Tone to mix and create the "eyelid" and "lashes"

Color wheel project. Acrylic paint. Eye painting. Started off with primary colors and mixed into secondary, then tertiary. Used Hue, Tint, Shade and Tone to mix and create the "eyelid" and "lashes"

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