Copper – Fire and Energy

Copper is not considered a color of it own – copper is a red colored metal. The distinctive copper color is due to copper reflecting red and orange light. Copper is not among the most popular colors to use for paper crafters. In a poll with over 800 votes in TPC’s Facebook group only 1 percent stated that they preferred to use this color when paper crafting. 

  • Color Category: Mixed Color/Warm Color/Earth Color
  • Complementary Color: NA
  • Mixing ratio – Color Mixing: Red/Orange
  • Symbolism: Associated with fire and earth.
  • Positive Characteristics: Fiery, energetic, mettlesome.
  • Negative Characteristics: Temper, danger.
  • Associated styles: Grunge – Steam Punk


Mood Board

We have put together a Mood Board. Hopefully it can inspire you to make a card or a layout in this energetic color?

Photo: hartono subagio, djedj, Thanasis Papazacharias,
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