Flower Arranging 101
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What are the words associated with color?
In order to understand how to arrange flowers in accordance to color you have to understand the words associated with colors. Here is a little cheat sheet of the definitions of words commonly used to describe color:
- Hue: synonymous to the word color at times but also refers to the family to which a color belongs
- Value: Describes color in regard to lightness and darkness
- Tint: To add white, or white is already added
- Shading: darkening a value by adding black or a complementary colors
- Chroma: saturation or strength or intensity of a hue
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