The paint colour BLUE - PURPLE  (VIOLET)

It is one of the tertiary colours (mixing blue and purple paint together)

Below is information about how to make different blue-purples, the emotional/psychological aspects of blue - purple, and what words are associated with the colour.

Colour/Hue - BLUE PURPLE (VIOLET)

Tint – add white to make a cool mauve

Lower value – add shade/black to make a slate purple

tone - add some contrasting colour (orange yellow) to make a grey/violet

orange/taupe, grey – add more contrasting colour. 

When you mix red, green and blue light together in equal proportions you create white light.

To make violet light add 1 part red light and 2 parts blue light

PANTONES COLOUR OF THE YEAR WAS BLUE IRIS IN 2008

ULTRA VIOLET WASPANTONE 2018 COLOUR OF THE YEAR

BELOW ARE IMAGES SHOWING BLUE-PURPLE AND EXAMPLES OF COLOUR SCHEMES

BELOW ARE COLOUR SCHEMES USING BLUE- PURPLE