Posts tagged ‘color mixing’

Neutral on the Subject

Is it weird that I think about colors so much?

Since it has been on my mind I see examples everywhere of the topic of the day or moment in my head.  So check this out.

Does it get much more neutrual than this?

I’m sure you know what that is even though there’s practically no context.  It’s a patch of concrete.  And it’s raining today so it’s some dry concrete and some wet concrete.  And a blotch of old, dried tar.  This is what I’m talking about.  This is the kind of thing I’m trying to see and capture these days.  Real, every day colors all around us.

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Day of Grays and Neutrals

Oooo neat!

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2010/02/08/color-theory-for-designer-part-3-creating-your-own-color-palettes/

Here’s something I’ve been thinking about.  Grays.  This tomato I’m going to be tackling soon is more brightly colored so it may not be as much of an issue, but something I’ve always had trouble with is getting the right color for every day things.

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