ARTICLE SUMMARY: Color theory is tough, especially for the beginner.

When it comes to color “A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO APPLYING COLOR IN UI DESIGN“, a tutorial by George Francis is here to help. This tutorial starts at the beginning and takes you up the “mystical mountain of color” in an effort to help you to a deeper understanding of color and its applications and how to use it. A partial list of subjects covered are

  • Working with HSL
  • Designing in grayscale
  • A note on accessibility

As designers we know the importance of color and how the proper use of color can make or break a project. This tutorial is a learn by doing approach that will enable you to develop techniques in applying color in any of your design projects large or small with confidence.

This is a great resource for the beginner or the seasoned designer to have in their tool box.

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