HUES are the 12 purest brightest colors forming the full spectrum ~ 3 Primary Colors; 3 Secondary Colors; 6 Tertiary Colors. A TINT (sometimes called a pastel) is any color with white added. A SHADE is any color with black added. A TONE is created by adding gray. - color wheel
Overwhelmed by all of the choices of paint to use on furniture? There are some major differences between paints, and they work in different ways. This is a MUST READ if you are planning to refinish a piece of furniture!