Here are some ideas we've thought of for combining gradient sets to create beautiful and dynamic projects.
Combining two single-color gradients is just as easy as combining two individual colors. For example, here's Amber
Then, if you take some cues from nature, you can put other multicolor gradient sets together successfully.
Dutch Iris 2
remind us of sunflowers and late summer blooms like goldenrod:
is almost an extension of the cool greens in Eucalyptus
, filling out the overall effect of those trees:
From here we can get a little more adventurous, adding the purples of Vineyard
(Pantone 2018 Color of the Year anyone?) to the multicolor selection of A Play on Casting Nets
- the purples complement each color individually.
Another good rule of thumb is to consider the relative intensities of the colors you're combining.
Some patterns we love that can be used for these include:
We hope this inspires you to put some colors together!