Color is an essential part of any artist’s work, but to use it effectively, you need to understand it first—a color wheel is a useful tool that will help you do just that. Usually taking the form of a circle, around the circumference, you can identify the primary colors and see how they mix together to make the secondary and tertiary colors.
Here, cartoonist, illustrator, and Domestika teacher Andonella shares some of her tips on how to create a color wheel from scratch. You will be able to use it to choose striking color palettes for your illustrations. Watch the tutorial below and read on for more details!