Orange Spectrum

Orange has a playful attitude and a gregarious nature. When stronger, this colour is exuberant and when subtle it is simply cozy. Warm colours from this area of the palette include melon, clay, salmon, coral, peach, apricot, rust, terra-cotta, shrimp, copper, mango, marigold & cinnamon.

  • Effects of Orange
    • Considered Fun
    • Encourages Movement
    • Expresses Emotion
    • Gregarious Nature
    • Implies Good Cheer
    • Invites Friendliness
    • Playful Attitude
    • Pleasurable Spirit
    • Suggests Power
  • Observations
    Orange is an active colour. Perfect for a setting that promotes movement and excitement.

    It is felt that orange corresponds to circulation and nervous systems and has a tremendous tonic effect. When individuals have a cold they somehow crave the colour of orange juice and the nutrient of vitamin C to combat infection.
  • Orange - Lights
  • Orange - Midtones
  • Orange - Darks
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The lightest colours of this family are soft, sensitive, gentle, nurturing & approachable creating a most delicate atmosphere - Softer pastel colours are sweet, elusive & impressionable, echoing light luminously on wall surfaces - These tones reflect beautifully on the skin creating a healthy glow - In general peach is considered inviting, delicious & having a sweet, agreeable nature
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Midtone colours can be whimsical, fun & child-like with sensations of radiant energy - They are tantalizing & gregarious in character - They have been shown to exert a measurable effect on the autonomic nervous system which stimulates the appetite - These hues convey a friendly & social disposition as they are flattering colours of vitality, expression & emotion - They sometimes glow like the sunset… feeling vital & enduring
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Brighter colours are invigorating, vibrant, cheerful & lively - Darker tones show strength & endurance - The more subtle colours are rich with warmth, wholesome, welcoming & provide an atmosphere of comfort & security reminiscent of the fall harvest season - There is an earthy quality that embraces us
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