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Madelinetosh.......Amy Hendrix is coming to knitterly!

Posted on November 01 2013

OMG! I'm so excited, Amy is coming to do a color theory workshop on March 11th stay tuned for more info.......ok here you go....

Madelinetosh Color Theory/ Color Design Workshop

March 11, 2012
2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Instructor: Amy Hendrix, President of Madelinetosh 1class 3hrs $TBA CLASS DESCRIPTION Color Theory / Color Design Workshop By Amy Hendrix, President of Madelinetosh What you will learn: General color theory and how light alters color perception The Albers color theory and the importance of understanding how colors interact with one another What color pairings great artists have chosen historically to create stunning palettes How to combine colors to generate complimentary pairings in your knitting How to select colors to pair with your hair, eyes and/or complexions. How to include bright colorways in your knitting in ways you will actually wear Warm vs. cool color relationships, how to balance them and why The beauty of analogous color schemes, creating subtle color palettes with depth and definition. How to create modern color palettes, and what modern artists practice often but never say. SUMMARY This workshop will provide students with a fun and fascinating introduction to the basic concepts of a range of theories regarding the use of color. Many have thought color selection is intuitive and unable to be learned. Yet, by combining simple concepts, a smidge of history and a little fun with colored pencils everyone can understand and apply both historical and modern color palettes and concepts in their crafting projects. SUPPLIES Please bring a set of colored pencils or pastels and gridded paper as well as a pen/pencil for notes!

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  • Ash: April 21, 2015

    I want! Sign me up :)

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