Below are a series of resources to explore how color can enhance your quilts.
Hue, Value, and Saturation
ArtSpeak Series by Leigh Cotnoir
Color Confidence for Quilters Series by Shannon Brinkley
Interaction of Color, by Joseph Albers
Purchase here: https://www.amazon.com/Interaction-Color-Anniversary-Josef-Albers/dp/0300179359
30 Days of Fabric Stacks by Stitched in Color
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At our May meeting, we held a discussion on what makes quilts "feel modern, centering around the following characteristics:
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Blendoku: A color matching game to help improve your color perception. Available on Android and Apple. (As the game advances the matching depends more on value and/or saturation rather than just hue.)
Blog Series on Using Value in Quilts
Using Value in Modern Quilts (Stitched in Color)
Using Value to Lead the Eye (Badskirt)
Understanding Value (Where the Orchids Grow)
Value Dynamics (Blue Elephant Stitches)
Value Patterns (Stitched in Color)
Helpful Blog Posts:
The Importance of Value (Dainty Time)
Value Overview (Craftsy)
Using Value to Create Contrast (Quilts by Jen)
Understanding Value in Relation to Color (Quilts by Jen)
Using Value to Make Your Quilts "Pop" (Academy of Quilting)
How Color Value Can Improve Your Quilts (Sweet Briar Sisters)
Using Value to Create a Pattern (Seasoned Homemaker)
Using Value to Change a Quilt's "Feel" and Create Optical Illusions (The Spruce)
Pinterest Board of Quilts Using Value