“Red is obviously such a stimulating color, it has so many connotations.”P.J. Harvey Quinacridone Red and its Quin siblings, Rose and Magenta, cannot call up an intriguing history. No ancient minerals or archaic farming practices discovered these beautiful bluish reds. No Old Masters can… Continue Reading “Colorful Fridays-The Rosy Red Siblings”
For the perfect shadows in painting, viridian green is a must have for the paintbox.
Payne’s gray is a beautiful rich color that defies the negative feelings associated with depressing gray and is a must have for artists.
Cardinals, the messenger bird, can be painted with the choice of a very few paint colors.
Aureolin Yellow is a Misunderstood, Mispronounced Exploding Yellow that is still a must have for botanical painting.