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Tints, Tones & Shades

Author: Nancy Esslinger
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In this lesson, you will learn to define and categorize the tints, tones and shades of a color.

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Terms to Know
Achromatic

Having no discernible hue.

Gray Scale

A multi-step arrangement of swatches of achromatic grays; Each step in a gray scale represents an even progression in value, from white to black.

Monochromatic

A color scheme based on just one hue plus its tints and shades

Shade

In the subtractive color system, a hue plus black which darkens the value of a color.

Tint

In the subtractive color system, a hue plus white which lightens the value of a color.

Tone

In the subtractive color system, a hue plus gray which mutes the color.