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Colour Index By Jim Krause

Colour Index by Jim Krause

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Colour index is a wealth of colourful creativity at a glance, containing over 1100 colour combinations and formulas to help you solve design dilemmas and create more effective graphics. From progressive colours to natural tones, it aims to make choosing hues for any job easier.

Colour Index Summary

Colour Index by Jim Krause

Every designer needs a little inspiration now and then - particularly when it comes to colour. Color Index is fuel for creativity. It provides more than one thousand colour combinations and formulas to help creative professionals thing through design dilemmas and create effective graphics for both print and the web. From progressive colours to natural tones. Color Index makes choosing hues for any job easier. Anyone can start working with colour in exciting ways to create original, eye-catching designs that pop off the page.

About Jim Krause

Jim Krause has worked as a professional graphic designer for twenty years. He has produced award-winning work for a variety of clientele, including Microsoft, McDonald's and Seattle Public Schools.

Table of Contents

Introduction and Definitions 1.BASICS Focus on Colour Fundamentals 2.ACTIVE *Intense Hues, Primary, Secondary, Tertiary *Focus on Quick Colour Combinations *Intense Natural Tones 3.QUIET *Cool Hues *Pale, Muted *Focus on Separation *Darker Tones *Light Tints 4.PROGRESSIVE *Mixed Palette *Progressive Naturals *Focus on Unexpected Colour *Urban Chic *Fashion Inspired *Eclectic Mix 5.RICH *Deep Hues *Deep, Muted Hues *Focus on Echoing *Historical Combinations 6.MUTED *Aged Naturals *De-Intensified Urban Hues *Focus on Muting *Restrained Chic *Dull Primary and Secondary Hues 7.CULTURE/ERA *Intense Combinations *Muted Combinations *Era: Art Nouveau and Art Deco *Masters: Raphael, Bruegel, Miro, Motherwell 8.NATURAL *Hues of Autumn *Quiet Tones *Focus on Other Considerations *Earth and Sky *Mixed Earthtones 9.ACCENT *Focus on Variation on a Theme 10.LOGO IDEAS 11.BROWSER SAFE *Basics, Active, Quiet, Progressive, Rich, Muted, Cultural, Natural, Accent *Focus on Browser Terms

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Colour Index by Jim Krause
Used - Very Good
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