EMOTION & COLOUR COMBINATION

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EMOTION & DESIGN DAY 2 | Emotional effect of colour combinations and palettes and the relationship with colour.    

It is recommended to follow the basic course EMOTION & COLOUR first.

CONTENT

Colours have a meaning and a psychological and emotional effect on their own, without regard to context. But they get their full strength only when combined in pairs or in palettes.

The relationship between meaning, emotion and colour on the one hand and colour combination and palette on the other hand is being studied. A distinction is made between a two colour combination that have a high meaning content and colour palettes with pronounced emotional content that can consist of multiple colours, each having a function within the palette, such as accent and leading colour.

EXPLORED COMBINATIONS

TWO COLOURS
white on blue
blue on white
white on green
black on blue
yellow on green
black on red
red on black

EXPLORED PARAMETERS

COLOUR PALLET
disharmony – harmony
stark – slight lightness contrast
stark – slight temperature contrast
stark – slight saturation contrast
monochrome – multicoloured

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