Color Theory for Beginning Artists

A 3-part course with Little Art Talks

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Course Overview

If understanding the difference between secondary and tertiary colors or tint and tone doesn't come naturally, not to worry! This beginner's course for artists is a great way to get acquainted with the basics of color theory, how to use a color wheel when painting, and what hues you need on your painter's palette. Karin Yuen walks you through color temperature and saturation, then demonstrates how to use a color wheel, and the best way to build color mixing skills.


  • Total Time 9 min
  • Lessons 3
  • Attachments 15
  • Exercises 8
  • 7 CQ

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