Pantone Color of the Year 2012

December 8, 2012 – Pantone has announced the new Color of the Year for 2012: PANTONE® 17-1463 Tangerine Tango. Haven’t heard about a color of the year, you say? Well, basically, it’s Pantone’s fault that everything last year was pink. … Continue reading

Color Theory 101 : Compliments & Tones

Part One – Color Theory Color is a very important part of design. Someone may look at a layout that is very well-designed and absolutely hate it, outright, without knowing why. Usually the culprit for this is the colors used … Continue reading

Color Theory 102: Mood & Emotion

Red Red is a color of passion. It can incite violence or patriotism, hunger or lust. Red is a very strong color, used for strong emotions. It is mostly a masculine color, and a color used to inspire energy. Red … Continue reading