Rainbows Bend: A Course on Color Theory


From color wheels to how to use color in your own work, our Individual Correspondence Course Rainbows Bend: A Course on Color Theory is a comprehensive study of color. For all levels of embroiderers, Rainbows Bend is an intense class that looks at every aspect of color. Each lesson has exercises in paper/colored medium, explanations associated with some of the exercises, a brief paper and stitched exercises.

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Lesson 1. Color systems, color wheels, and attributes of color

Lesson 2. Value, value keys, plus warm and cool colors

Lesson 3. Classic color combinations and contrast

Lesson 4. Color illusions

Lesson 5. Illusion of depth and more color combinations

Lesson 6. Color unity and personal palette

Time: 12 to 18 months
Class fee: $175
Text fee:
$40 Hard Copy, includes Color-aid papers
Supplies (approximate): At least $30
ICC Pin Thread Color: DMC #5282

Note: Please read the Student Responsibilities on the ICC page before enrolling. The timeline for course completion begins when you register. There are no refunds for course or text fees so make your selection carefully.