Harmony can be defined as a pleasing arrangement of parts, whether it be music, poetry, color, or even an ice cream sundae.
In visual experiences, harmony is something that is pleasing to the eye. It engages the viewer and it creates an inner sense of order, a balance in the visual experience. When something is not harmonious, it's either boring or chaotic. At one extreme is a visual experience that is so bland that the viewer is not engaged.
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first the worst
second the best
third the one with a hairy chest
as heard in dinner queues at every primary school
PRIMARY COLORS – Red, yellow and blue
SECONDARY COLORS – Green, orange and purple – from mixing primary colors
TERTIARY COLORS – Yellow-orange, red-orange, red-purple, blue-purple, blue-green and yellow-green – from mixing secondary colors.
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