Includes information on the characteristics, classification, and composition of colour. In-depth study of colour harmonies -- monochromatic, complimentary, analogous. Learn colour planning from wheel to wool. Often colour planning is the most intimidating part of rug hooking. How do you choose colours that compliment each other and bring the rug to life? The Secrets of Colour in Hand-Hooked Rugs will take the uncertainty out of the process, as Betty Krull leads you step-by-step through the fundamental stages needed to understand and colour plan a rug. The book explains everything you need to know about the classification and composition of colour, including the use of colour harmonies and the ins and outs of colour planning. Study dozens of beautiful images to see how the use of different colours can greatly influence the final outcome of the same design. Learn to analyse colours and identify their properties. Novice as well as experienced rug hookers will love The Secrets of Colour in Hand-Hooked Rugs, brought to you by Rug Hooking magazine, for its easy-to-follow format, information, and colour tips.