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The Color Tutorial - Part 1 by sashas The Color Tutorial - Part 1 by sashas
Part 2 --> [link]

Snap. I think that's the quickest one my tutorials have been turned into a Daily Dev. Thanks very much. Also, thanks to people who have faved/commented/watched and to the groups that requested this dev. Much Love.

I haven't had enough time to finish this tutorial in full so I'm submitting this first part of my coloring tutorial which I had in my scraps+some new parts. To tell the truth, it makes me a little nervous to do tutorials in parts, because I do a lot of reorganizing as I do tutorials to make things seem... logical. But whatevs.

Next sections cover color perception and painting techniques which can be applied traditionally and digitally.

I hope some of you find this helpful.

With Love,

P.S. I'd like to make a note that while I go over typical color relationships like complementary colors, and I go over color wheels, all this should be taken only a short-hand for an easy way to pick a color palette and a way to introduce people to terms artist commonly used to define color. The most important parts are the ones about hue, purity, and value, color mixing, and gamut.

Remember that you're the artist, and you should pick the colors that appeal to you.

I make my tutorials for free, but if you enjoy my tutorials and want to donate some funds for gas, art books and such, I would appreciate it. [link]

Helpful Stuff: [link]
Perspective Tutorial: [link]
Pencil Tutorial: [link]
Lineart Tutorial: [link]
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The Color Tutorial - Part 1 -- Suggester's words: ~sashas explains concepts dealing with color in a really easy to understand and thorough way... and it's organized beautifully. This would be useful to everyone, I think. ( Suggested by BrokenApollo and Featured by FantasyStock )
N3onN3ko Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2014  New member Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is crazy helpful. Thank you!!
7dede7 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2014
I am a future web developer and designer and this will help me a lot on my design part projects. awesome tutorial man!
TanithLipsky Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2013
DyingMan75 Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2013
Nice!I hope it'll useful!
darkpix3ls Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2013  Student Digital Artist
thank you so much♥
marambaia Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2012
Absolutely superb!
ThisIsMissMic Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2012  Student
this is so helpful!
charmainelhs Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
wow, this is really the best concise and understandable introduction to color theory that i have ever read! And I've been through quite a few... but got bored/was left in ????... yours takes the cake. Thanks so much for putting it together and sharing it! :)
Chockie84 Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2012
thanks alot for sharing.
KoniPerdomo Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2012
Very nice! Ill consult it alot.
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