Tints, Tones & Shades


Tints, Tones and Shades

Adding white, grey or black to the hues (colors) on the color wheel will alter the lightness or darkness of the hue creating tints, tones and shades of the hues.

 

Add white to create tints, add grey to create tones and add black to create shades.

 

The amount of white, grey or black added will determine the final lightness or darkness of the color created.

 

TTS 1 - N

Picture 1

TTS 2 - N

Picture 2

TTS 3 - N

Picture 3