19 Foolproof Ways To Make A Small Space Feel So Much Bigger
To create unity, use different shades of the same color. For the wall, rug and furniture using different shades of the same color creates a visual coherence that makes the space feel open. If you’re not in the market for new furniture, adding a throw or pillows or accessories in the same shade can give you the same effect.
I call this "Hot Hands"- It helps me teach warm & cool colors. I do this with my Art class every year with watercolors and it's another one of their favorites! It would be fun with oil pastels as well!