Brown is made by mixing any two complementary colors together: red with green, blue with orange or yellow with purple. Each of these blends makes a different shade of brown. More » Science Colors

Combinations of two colors make different shades of brown, depending on which two colors are used. For example, orange and blue make brown, as do purple and yellow. Green and red also make brown. More » Science Colors

Red, yellow and blue create the color brown. Brown and gray both include all three primary colors to varying degrees. Adjusting the proportions of each primary color creates different shades of brown and gray. More » Art & Literature Fine Art Painting

Purple can be made by combining the primary colors red and blue. It is known as a cool color and can represent many things when used in color theory. More »

When the colors pink and purple are mixed together, the resulting color is a magenta or light plum color. The new color's hue depends on the amount of purple and pink used in the mixture. More »

The color purple is created by combining various amounts of two primary colors: red and blue. The amount of each primary color used affects the overall look of the end result. For example, adding more blue creates a deep... More » Science Colors

The secondary color purple or violet is made by mixing the primary colors red and blue. However, to get a purple that is not muddy in appearance, it is important to mix the right types of blue and red, especially when mi... More »