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Visual Art: Colour Theory

Online resources supporting the learning and teaching of the Visual Arts

A brief lesson on colour

Colour - an introduction

How to use a colour wheel

Van Gogh and colour

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There is no pink light (magenta)

Let's colour - Dulux

Pigments through the Ages - All about colour

Colour Theory - Hue and Saturation

Colour Theory - The truth about the colour wheel

Colour Mixing with Primary Paint

Colour Theory - Balance and Harmony

Cplour Theory - Mixing Using a Colour Whell

Colour Wheel