Colour theory for dummies…

This blogpost originally appeared on October 2010….

I am not an expert on colour theory, however, I  learned colour inspiration comes from the things around us…

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Choosing is a colour palette is very simple, if you use the principles of colour observation…

With my drop spindle, I spun different lengths from each of the different pencil roving colorways, and managed to produce this interesting effect…

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To visualise yarn thickness, I tucked a one cent coin into the handspun singles…

I have approximately 123 metres of original and unique handspun…

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2 Comments to “Colour theory for dummies…”

  1. gorgeous!!

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