Definitions

Analogous

: colors that are adjacent to each other on the color wheel

Black

:the absence of or complete absorption of light; i.e. the void of color.

Color

: a quality such as red, blue, green, yellow, etc., that you see when you look at something

: something used to give color to something : a pigment or dye

: the use or combination of colors

Color Content

: how color behaves in relation to other colors

Color Harmony

: harmony is something that is pleasing to the eye

Color Saturation

: how vivid and intense a color is

Color Spectrum

: the distribution of colors produced when light is dispersed by a prism

Color Theory

: is the color wheel, color harmony, and the context of how colors are used

Color Wheel

: a circular diagram in which primary and usually intermediate colors are arranged sequentially so that related colors are next to each other and complementary colors are opposite

Complementary

: colors directly opposite each other in the color spectrum ie. red and green

Fashion

: a popular trend, esp. in styles of dress and ornament or manners of behavior

Monochromatic

: having or appearing to have only one color

: of or composed of radiation of only one wavelength

Primary Colors

: red, yellow and blue

: are the 3 pigment colors that can not be mixed or formed by any combination of other colors. All other colors are derived from these 3 hues

Secondary Colors

: green, orange and purple

: are the colors formed by mixing the primary colors

Tertiary Colors

: yellow-orange, red-orange, red-purple, blue-purple, blue-green & yellow-green

: formed by mixing a primary and a secondary color

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