I was introduced to the Foolproof Color Scheme in Jane R. Hofstetter’s book 7 Keys to Great Paintings.  This remains one of my favorite books to keep me on a path towards better paintings. The color scheme is as follows:  five analogous colors, skip one on each end and include the last three analogous colors on a twelve hue color wheel.

Family Treasures No. 16, Threads and Green Tin

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