Color also spelled as colour may be described in terms of hue, lightness, and saturation.
The color wheel image has 12 colors on the wheel that divides them into cold and warm colors. The color wheel shows 3 primary colors, 3 secondary colors, and 6 tertiary colors.
The three primary colors
These are the only colors that can be made by adding or mixing other colors
They are created each by combining two primary colors
Red + Blue= Violet
Yellow + Blue= Green
They are found between the primary and secondary colors. They are distinct hues and not just shades or tints of the primary and secondary colors.
Tint, Hue, Tone and Shade
Tint, Hue, Tone, and shade are used interchangeably but they have distinctly different meanings
They refer to the origin of colors we see. Primary and secondary colors are considered hues.
This refers to any hue or mixture of pure colors to which only pure gray is added( equal amounts of black and white is added)
Tint refers to any hue or mixture of pure colors to which white is added. Pastel colors are generally tinted colors
Shade is a hue or mixture of pure colors to which the only black is added. It contains no white or gray.