Yellow colour

Yellow is a bright and cheerful colour often used to create uplifting and energetic art pieces. It can evoke feelings of happiness, hope, and creativity. Yellow is a warm and vibrant colour.

Complementary colours

Purple is a complementary colour to yellow, meaning it is directly across from yellow on the colour wheel. This creates a visually appealing contrast and makes each colour appear more intense.

What is a good contrasting colour combination with yellow?

Black & yellow colours are high in contrast. This combination makes yellow appear more vibrant and defined.

What is a neutral colour combination with yellow?

Light grey and beige are neutral colours that complement yellow without competing with it, creating a harmonious balance.

Colour palette (examples)

Examples of colours that work well with yellow.

Keep in mind that colour palettes can vary depending on the design style, brand identity, and personal preferences. These palettes are meant to serve as a starting point for your design explorations.

Colours in the colour palette

  • Harmonize with the main colour
  • Create a visually appealing contrast with the main colour
  • Enhance the main colour without overpowering it
  • Create a cohesive and consistent look with the main colour

Monochromatic colours

  • Yellow: #FFFF00
  • Light Yellow: #FFFF80
  • Pale Yellow: #FFFFC0
  • Cream: #FFFACD
  • Beige:#F5F5DC

Analogous colours

  • Orange: #FFA500
  • Green: #008000
  • Purple: #800080