Elements of Art

There are primary colors secondary colors and

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Unformatted text preview: either by the way light reflects off a surface, or in colored light sources. Color and particularly contrasting color is also used to draw the attention to a particular part of the image. There are primary colors, secondary colors, and tertiary colors. Complementary colors are colors that are opposite to each other on the color wheel. Complementary colors are used to create contrast. Analogous colors are colors that are found side by side on the color wheel. These can be used to create color harmony. Monochromatic colors are tints and shades of one color. Warm colors are a group of colors that consist of re...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2014 for the course ARH 252 taught by Professor Andreataylor during the Summer '08 term at Alabama.

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