COLOR AND PATTERN THESAURUS

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HELPFUL TIP:

Color is important to the human experience, meaning readers are hardwired to notice it. When description is necessary, think about how your color and pattern choices may be used as motifs to help symbolize an idea you want to subtly reinforce in the setting description.
COMPARISONS:

A raven or crow’s wing
A pupil
A bird's eye
Volcanic rock
Rubber tires
Pepper
Darkness and shadow
Night
Charred wood
Oil
Tar
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HUES WITHIN THIS COLOR SPECTRUM:
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PRACTICAL EXAMPLES:
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SYMBOLISM ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COLOR:
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