Color

Element of Art

Colors:

Color is the element of art that is produced when light, striking an object, is reflected back to the eye.

Red, yellow and blue are the primary colors. Primary colors are the most basic colors. You can't make them by mixing any other colors. Orange, green and purple are the secondary colors. A secondary color is made by mixing two primary colors. For instance, if you mix red and yellow, you get orange.

Jerry Robinson

Jerry Robinson is an accomplished artist, writer, historian and curator. He is President and Editorial Director of CartoonArts International and Cartoonists & Writers Syndicate (CWS), affiliated with Robinson began his cartooning career at age seventeen on the original Batman comic book in 1939 New York Times Features Service.