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COLOR THEORY BASICS: Choose Colors that Work Well Together

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Have you ever wondered how some artists manage to pick perfect color combinations every time? In this video by Sarah Renae Clark, you'll learn the basics of color theory and how to apply it effectively in your artwork. We’ll cover the color wheel, primary, secondary, and tertiary colors, as well as important concepts like hue, saturation, value, and temperature.

Sarah Renae Clark shows how to use different color harmonies such as monochromatic, complementary, split-complementary, triadic, tetradic, and analogous schemes to create balanced and appealing art. With practical demonstrations and helpful tips, you'll discover how to pick colors that evoke emotion and create a cohesive look.

Learn about the traditional RYB color wheel, and why it remains a valuable tool for artists. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to refine your skills, this video will guide you step-by-step through the essentials of color theory.

Check out more resources on Sarah’s blog, and download the PDF Workbook and The Color Catalog mentioned in the video for further learning. Expand your understanding of color and elevate your art with these techniques!

Learn color theory and how to choose colors that work well together: with the color wheel, color harmonies, and color palettes.

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