Warm Color

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Warm Color

Colors related to red and yellow. Examples include pink and orange. Warm colors may be used in advertising and marketing to provoke feelings of vitality, sexuality and/or excitement.
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For example, warm colors and species are often "more appropriate" in Northern climates with cold weather, while tropical areas trend toward saturated colors.
Hajj shares Matisse's palette -- intense, warm colors, though she favors the extreme edge of that -- and an interest in primitive figures in primordial movement.
Where: Beautify halls, doors, stairwells and individual apartments with warm colors, light and fun accents.
I ask students to do one rubbing with warm colors, the other with cool.
A lively, rip-roaring tale, illustrated in the warm colors of the desert, especially recommended for young readers with a budding interest in westerns.
Familiar cladding materials and warm colors work in harmony with the neighborhood vibe, yet the development's contemporary architecture gives it a unique presence.
It's time to get rid of that cold, steel-and-concrete decor and bring in some warm, rustic elements that will make visitors want to stay a while--dark wood, floor coverings, warm colors and comfortable seating areas.
4 Design Guild's Madrid swirled glass table lamp was inspired by the warm colors of Iberia.
From using mirrors to reflect outdoor light and lamplight to converting a whitewashed room to warm colors, Kitty Bartholomew's guide is simply packed with designer tips and affordable accents.
Our design transformed a narrow setting with minimal natural light into an uplifting environment of open space and brightness," states AGA principal and founder Amie Gross (AIA), "and the combination of warm colors and materials with the crispness of plastic and metal creates a compelling contrast.
While it is relatively easy for LEDs to produce warm colors at the wider end of the spectrum, it becomes progressively more difficult to generate cool colors like blue.
Warm colors appear to stand out or advance, and for this reason, may stimulate or agitate.