Complementary Colors

Continue learning about the color wheel

What are complementary colors?

The complementary colors are located opposite of each other on the color wheel. They are known as "complementary" because they are proven to make each other look brighter and more vivid.

What are the pairs of complementary colors?

Yellow and Violet

Blue and Orange (Go Carson!)

Red and Green

Draw Your Hands

You will create pencil drawings of your hands (you MUST draw your hands at least 4 times). Please feel free to use sign language or other APPROPRIATE hand gestures. Once your drawing is complete, you will choose a pair of complementary colors to paint your hands.