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The Art of Color: Using Color in Your Design Work

Faye Brown, Faye Brown Designs

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10 Videos (40m)
    • Introduction to class

    • The Project

    • Color Theory

    • RGB or CMYK?

    • Color Psychology

    • Color and You

    • Color Trends

    • Color Palettes

    • Illustrator swatches tutorial

    • To Finish


About This Class


This 40 minute class will look at color and how to effectively use color palettes in your work. Whether you are a designer, illustrator, artist or stylist you’ll have a new appreciation for color at the end of this class. 

We will look at color theory and color psychology before moving on to creative ways of finding color palettes to work for you. There will also be an Adobe Illustrator tutorial on working with color swatches. 

104 of 105 students recommendSee All

Great overview of color - history, evolution, and psychology. Love the practical sessions on how to create palettes from photos and save them.
For those who want to have a quick understanding of color, this course is for you.
Hout S.

I am a writer.

Absolutely loved this class. I am an artist of 10 years but without much formal training. Definitely found this useful and inspiring as i also do minor graphic work.





Faye Brown

Faye Brown Designs

Hey Everyone! Thank you for checking out my classes here on Skillshare. I'm a designer and animator living in the English countryside with my young family. After completing a Graphic Design degree in Bournemouth, I started my career working in London in motion graphics designing and art directing title sequences for TV and film. 10 years later I decided it was time to go freelance, shortly before we started our family.

These days I work on a variety of project...

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