The Color Scheme Game … Another example of using neutralized hues in a color scheme.
The color scheme is Semi Triad, two complements with one color two units to the left or right of one of them. The dominant color is Yellow-Orange. I began with full intensity saturation of the complementary hues, yellow-orange and blue-violet, in the foreground. As I worked my way back, I neutralized the yellow-orange for the geometric cell shapes and moved toward the blue-green in the wooden scribes.
Family Treasures No. 24, My Father’s Hand Tools: Drawn first with fountain pen filled with Noodler’s Black Ink, followed by washes of watercolor.