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This is a very fine tool to use for finding the exact colors and shades you want or need for your needlepoint projects.
It is by Joen Wolfrom, a noted Colorist and author. Her book The Magical Effects of Color is available in here in my Rare Color and Color Theory Books category.
This tool packet measures 8 X 3.25 inches. It is printed on very high quality heavy glossy paper. The colors are bright and look true (to me).
There are 816 Colors with CMYK, RGB and HEX formulas ( I have no idea what this means, I just try to sound like I know).
23 Color Cards with numbered Swatches.
5 Color Plans for each color
2 Value Finders: Red and Green.
The cards are loose in the plastic sleeve. They can be arranged or laid out in any way or combination you like or need.
There are directions on how best to use this tool. It is based on the Ives Color Wheel. A useful reference. I know I use a card like this when I am assembling kits. It really helps.
Published by C and T Publishing ,n California with a 2010 copyright. This is the Updated 3rd Edition. The Ultimate color tool comes in a clear heavy plastic pouch with a snap top. Perfect for carrying it with you.
In 2016 C and T Publishing released The Essential Color Wheel Companion to this color tool. It is availble here by itself or as a set with this color tool.