Split Primary Color Wheel 101 Get a handle on COLOR once and for all.

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Warm red to warm yellow, Cool Red to cool yellow, Warm yellow to warm blue , cool yellow to warm blue , Cool red to Warm blue , Warm red to warm Blue

See how if you get a secret primary going that colors get neutral? 


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Color Math 

There are 3 primaries Red Yellow and Blue

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The primaries make all the other colors we artists use 


There are 3 Secondary colors 

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They are made by mixing two primaries 

The primary and secondary colors are the Hues 

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When you mix a primary with a secondary color you get a tertiary 

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The color wheel is divided into cool and warm colors 

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Warm colors pull forward and cool colors recede in art. 

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The reason you get poopy purple is pesky THOTS


A split primary wheel has 6 primaries 

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Warm bias /cool bias red

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Warm bias /cool bias blue 

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Warm bias /cool bias  yellow 

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Compliments are colors that live on  opposites side of the color wheel 

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They are made of one warm color and one cool color

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This is the math of color 

Good Color Blogs 

Jane Blundell 


Just Paint 



The Color Wheel Artist 


Hue Value Chroma 


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Victoria Finlay History of Color: https://amzn.to/2Jn0Yl1

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