Color Theory for Quilters

Quilters can benefit from the science of color theory. When using this knowlege our quilts can be much more stunning.

Color Theory for Quilters - Shades star
The third variation of Pure colors - the Shades.

Color Theory for Quilters - The Color Wheel star
This is the first in a series of articles on the use of color in quilts. Comprehensive instructions are included for reading the color wheel, and applying the scientific methods in developing new and creative color schemes for todays quilts.

Color Theory for Quilters - Tints star
The first variation of Pure colors - The Tints.

Color Theory for Quilters - Tones star
The second variation of Pure Colors - The Tones

Color Theory for Quilters Road Map star
Color Theory for Quilters Road Map. Here's how you can get the most from the Color Theory for Quilters articles. A road map to help you get the information in the chronological order.

Complimentary Color Schemes for Quilts star
Complimentary Color schemes are very useful for quilters when deciding a color scheme for their quilt creations.

Quilt Color Schemes star
Quilts generally come in four color schemes. Doesn't seem like much, let me explain.

Quilting with Blue star
Quilting with the Color Blue. Lots of hints and ideas and explanations about the color blue.

Quilting with Green star
Here's some tips for quilting with the color green.

Quilting with the color Orange star
Orange is a difficult color to quilt with for some. Here's some low down on using the color orange in your creations.

Quilting with the Color Red star
Quilting using the color red can sometimes be very daunting, and often requires a leap of faith. Here's some information to help you come to terms with red in your quilting.

Quilting with Yellow star
Quilting with the color yellow - it can be your friend.

Split Complementary Color Schemes for Quilts star
Here's a detailed explanation of Split Complementary colors found on the color wheel, and how to relate these to your quilt color schemes.

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