― E.E. Cummings
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Did you know?
Issac Newton discovered that color was only possible as a byproduct of LIGHT! In his experimentation, he proved that white light is composed of color particles. It was his use of prisms that showed the angles of refracted light as bands color. He further distinguished 7 key boundaries defining what some might now refer to as ROYGBIV. Red, orange,yellow, green,blue,indigo and violet. His discovery also led to one of the most useful tools for an artist, the color wheel!
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