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CONTEXT, CONTEXT, CONTEXT!Here’s Anew Gray 7030 by Sherwin-Williams in context of its Hue Family neighborhood, 2 Y (Yellow), on The Color Strategist Color Wheel. The pink arrows point to where Anew Gray 7030 fits in among the other colors according to its Value 7.41 rounded to 7.50 and Chroma of 0.98 rounded to 1.00.
NOTESAnew Gray belongs to the yellow hue family on the cusp of the yellow-red hue family. It can show with peachy overtones because it is literally located over near the yellow-red (orange) hue family. Colors from Anew Gray’s hue family neighborhood notoriously shift purple in certain qualities of light. If Anew Gray shifts purple in your space, you know the inherent light has a bias. If you don’t want moments of purpleness, then your color strategy is don’t choose near neutral colors from this hue family neighborhood. In a balanced quality of light, Anew Gray will be perceived as a mid-tone, warm, neutral gray. Feel free to swipe and use the images: paint blob / paint can lid and the Colorography.
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