Re: [artworks] Colour wheel - an idea

  • From: Richard Ashbery <a-graphics@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: artworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2006 13:10:16 +0000 (GMT)

In article <b5962b834e.martin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Martin Wuerthner
<lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In message <4e8312a69aa-graphics@xxxxxxxxxx> Richard Ashbery
>           <a-graphics@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

[snip]

> The main problem is that your colour wheel could only give access to a
> limited selection of colours and how often would these be adequate?
> So, is there really a call for a cut-down colour selector just for a
> subset of HSV colours?

Point taken.

> > The other thing I miss is not being able to see the colour names
> > assigned to objects. The more complex the graphic the more
> > difficult it is to remember what colours have been assigned to
> > objects - particularly where the colours have very subtle
> > differences.

> I presume you know that you can see the colour name in the info bar
> of the flat fill tool?

I have never noticed that. I can't remember when I last used the flat
fill tool but I will in future - excellent.

Thanks for that Martin.


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