Color Theory for Beginners - Exercises to Master Color and Learn to Create Stunning Palettes!

Jordan Hill, Illustrator and Storyteller.

Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
11 Videos (27m)
    • Introduction

    • Warm Colors and Cool Colors

    • Try Something Monochrome

    • Making Color Collages

    • Inspired by Color Collages

    • Paint Chips

    • Color Palettes From Paint Chips

    • Inspired by Paint Chip Palettes

    • Analyze Other People's Art

    • Inspired by Art

    • Outro

14 students are watching this class

About This Class

Color theory can be a tough safe to crack. 

Through a combination of instructional videos and hands-on exercises, this course will attempt to break down the beast that is color into a series of hands-on exercises that will help you to master color and create stunning palettes!

This course uses methods that I have developed through years of experimentation that should allow you (or at least help you) to use color more instinctively and freely. By the end of this course, you will have a general understanding of how to use color more abstractly and with less talk of technicalities and will be able to choose colors and create palettes that portray the mood you are trying to create.

Music: - Feelin' Good by martynharvey

16 of 17 students recommendSee All

I love Jordan's method of teaching. It was very informative and I am excited to try the lessons. I will also revise this class again in the future for a refresher if I get stuck. I look forward to taking additional classes from Jordan I highly recommend this class.
Debbie Coleman

Instagram: Kareira_Art

Jordan is such a great teacher!
Very creative class.





Jordan Hill

Illustrator and Storyteller.

Hi, thanks for visiting! I'm Jordan, and I've been an artist and storyteller all my life.

I've always been intrigued by the arts and the sciences alike, and this curiosity has an impact on the way that I approach my artwork and life in general. The most important thing to me has always and will always be the emotion people get from experiencing my work. I want people to feel something, and I hope that I can help encourage you as well. 

See full profile