Tuesday, August 25, 2015

52 Weeks of Color for Quilters :: Week 16 Split Complements (2)

We're talking about Split Complements again this week - these are sets of colors made up of one color and the the two colors on either side of it's complement on the color wheel. Just as a refresher a color's complement is always directly opposite it on the color wheel :-)

This week's set is comprised of red-orange, blue and green. I'm making improv blocks for all my split complements sets. The Kona colors I used this week are:

Red-orange - Flame
Blue - Royal
Green - Clover

Finally a few prints from my stash that correlate with the colors of this set. This set feels very masculine to me, add some yellow green and maybe a little brown and I see the beginnings of a boyish quilt. Hopefully as we go through these different color combinations you'll begin to see relationships you like and see how these colors can be building blocks for bigger projects!

No comments:

Post a Comment

Ads Inside Post