Rainbows Bend: A Course on Color Theory


From color wheels to how to use color in your own work, this course is a comprehensive study of color. For all levels of embroiderers, Rainbows Bend an intense class that looks at every aspect of color. Each lesson has research, paper/colored medium and stitched exercises.



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

Teachers: Carole Rinard
Text: $35, includes Color-aid papers
Time: 12 to 18 months
Prerequisites: None
Supplies (approximate): At least $30