How to create a colour chart

Colour chart
Colour chart

Making your own colour chart might seem daunting as getting to grips with colour theory can sometimes feel a little like learning maths or science. You may feel you just want to be creative and express yourself, not work out calculations. But making a simple colour chart can be both simple and fun.

But colour theory is one of the most fundamental art techniques you need to learn in order to progress and grow as an artist. Read on to learn how to create a colour theory chart that will transform your creative life.

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Rob Lunn is a self-taught painter, and loves to paint in oils. His influences are Vincent van Gogh, Caravaggio and Ilya Repin. He has taught art workshops since 2012 and gets a real buzz from teaching people to draw and paint. He has contributed to Paint & Draw magazine and bookazines, and has also provided traditional art tutorials for Creative Bloq.