Icy vs. Pastel

A client asked me if I could elaborate on the subject icy colours. Because, as she said, knowing that there is a difference is one thing, knowing how to differenciate the two in real life is quite another matter. How do we determine if a colour is icy or pastel? The easy answer, of course, is that there is grey in the pastel. But how do we SEE the grey? One of the more difficult calls, in my view. Partly because I find they are almost all pastels. It is hard to find examples of icy colours to compare with. … Continue reading Icy vs. Pastel