A vivid introduction to colour, from primary colours and the colour wheel, through to the moods and meanings of different colours. Pages dedicated to each colour are packed full of shades and tones, and an acetate page shows the effects of mixing colours. Introduces the basics of art theory, and specialist words to enrich children's vocabulary. Introduces the basics of art theory, and sophisticated descriptive words such as magenta, lime, pistachio and vermillion, to enrich children's vocabulary. Acetate pages show how colours mix and change when combined with others. Knowing how to recognise and name colours is an important early skill, and this book goes beyond just the basics and is a visual delight which will open up the world of colours to young children.