Itten and Ittens Color Contrasts
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Color Glossary: Janices Compilation
The following definitions refer to color in the system of subtractive color, unless otherwise
Most definitions are from or based upon definitions from Color: A Workshop Approach by
David Hornung. S
has been seen since at least the 19th century as the most grammatical of the
formal elements in art, offering the visual language most independent of words. Modern
colour systems identify the intersecting co-ordinates of h
Name the three properties of color and then define each one.
How is color relative?
Define each of the following:
To gray down
Draw the traditional co