This course will provide an in-depth exploration of colour theory, aimed at helping artists understand and effectively use colour in their artwork. Students will learn about the principles of colour, harmony, and the efficient navigation of colour space.
Exploring both the historical basis of colour theory and modern approaches such as the Munsell system of colour, students will take this knowledge and apply it practically in their own artwork.
Colour attributes, colour schemes, pigment mixing, and an understanding of the warm and cool colour relationship in paintings will covered. Through a series of focused exercises, students will learn through practical application how to control colour and use it to guide their artistic choices.