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Intermediate Colours

Intermediate ColoursBold words in above Colour Wheel diagram are Intermediate Colours.

INTERMEDIATE COLOURS : When a primary colour and its adjacent secondary colour on Colour Wheel are mixed in equal proportions, we get an Intermediate Colour. Yellowish Orange, Reddish Orange, Reddish Purple, Bluish Purple, Bluish Green & Yellowish Green are 6 Intermediate Colours. 

NOTE : Many people make a mistake by calling ‘Intermediate Colours’ as ‘Tertiary Colours’. For more information about ‘Tertiary Colours’ you can see Pigment Colours Classification Chart at Home Page.

 

 

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