Introduction Colors

  • Primary Colors: Red, Yellow and Blue are colors that cannot be created by mixing any other colors.
  • Secondary Colors : Green, Orange and Purple are secondary colors created by mixing two primary colors.For example ┬álemon yellow mix with phthalo blue creates a green. Alizarin Crimson and ultramarine blue creates a great Purple.

Yellow + Red= Orange

Blue + Yellow= Green

Red + Blue= Purple

  • Tertiary Colors : Tertiary colors are also known as Intermediate colors. These are made by mixing adjacent primary and secondary colors.Examples : Yellow-Orange, Red-Orange, Red-Purple
  • The Complementaries: They are the pair of pure colors such as Red and green, Orange and Blue Or Blue and Red, basically they enhance each other other by placing side by side.


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