Archive for ‘Color’

June 13, 2011

Palatable Palette

Any designer worth his/her salt knows that color can make or break a design. So what do you do when you get stuck for a color palette? Maybe the business owner hands you a photo? Maybe the point you at some websites? Maybe they’re the “I’ll know it when I see it” type?

So how do you quickly come up with a color palette; or multiple ones?

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June 6, 2011

A Dash of Color

Color Picker

Come across the ColourLovers.com blog and it has some nice sample color palettes and figured it’s kind of handy. You can look at/use some prefab color schemes and download the ColorSchemer software.

May 27, 2011

It’s Not All Black and White

As designers we all know that the right color in the right amount will have the right effect/affect. So what happens when the colors we are forced to use (despite all our begging and pleading to use another color scheme or to just enhance the present one) is probably the worst choice on the planet for a particular project?

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