Author: Nancy Esslinger

In this lesson, you will be introduced to Color as an element and how it is considered in the visual design process.

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Terms to Know
  • Color Spectrum

    The seven hues of visible light: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet. These hues are arranged on the spectrum by wavelength.

  • Hue

    The name of a color.

  • Saturation

    Another term for the intensity of a color, usually refers to the purity or vividness of a color.