Colour: Understanding the Deception

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Colour: Understanding the Deception

Date and time

Tuesday 15 July, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Jane de Sausmarez

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Everything to do with colour is relative. In the field of colour there is no such thing as visual truth; colour deceives continually. This talk offers a practical approach to teaching colour theory and its application.

Jane de Sausmarez

Jane de Sausmarez taught Printed Textiles and Colour Theory at Goldsmiths' College for 35 years and for the last 20 years she has been running intensive colour workshops, both from her home and at the City and Guilds of London Art School. She is the author of 'Basic Colour: a Practical Hand Book' and a member of the Colour Group (GB).

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Image above: Detail from Vincent van Gogh, 'Two Crabs', 1889