Monday, August 3, 2015

Inspire Me Monday: Coloring Camellias using the Color Wheel


Hello Power Poppy Friends! Today I hope to inspire you with bright colors using Camellias. This is a digital set found in the Power Poppy Store.


Camellias are usually shades of pink, red or white. Honestly, I wanted to inspire you to use colors you like or are feeling at the moment you start a project. I felt like using shades of orange... so I did! Then using the Triadic Theory of the Color Wheel. I went with Green and Purple to complement.  


Wondering what the Triadic Theory is of the color wheel? Three colors spaced equally apart on the color wheel. I chose oranges, so purples and greens were Triadic in theory.  So I was comfortable in knowing that the finished piece would be balanced in colors and by using the below colors that started with 1 in the Copic Color Family. I knew it would be brighter as well with little-to-no gray undertones.

Here is the color palette if you want to give it a go :)


Thanks for coming by today!
~Rhea

4 comments:

  1. WOW, this is drop dead gorgeous!! The colors are beautiful and your coloring is amazing!!! Such inspiration!! TFS! Joleen

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  2. BEAUTIFUL color combination! Your card is lovely!

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  3. Rhea, this is gorgeous! I love the color combination you used! And what a stunning card using this fabulous digi! Just love how you can resize and rearrange so beautifully as you have! Thanks for sharing your gift and tips! Hugs!

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  4. Did you use Copics for the background?

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