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Understanding Color Theory

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Understanding Color Theory

By definition according to Wikipedia - In the visual arts, color theory or colour theory is a body of practical guidance to color mixing and the visual effects of a specific color combination. There are also definitions (or categories) of colors based on the color wheel: primary color, secondary color and tertiary color. Tattoo artists must have a complete understanding of color theory.  Below are the three definitions of colors based on the color wheel.   Primary Colors: Red, yellow and blueThese 3 pigment colors, (red, yellow and blue), cannot be mixed or formed by any combination of other colors. Any...

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