• Painting Over Red Priming

    7 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    Red is the complement of green, so if you're using opaque paint to capture a scene with a lot green, a reddish or warm pinkish priming can activate your greenery and sky color like a spicy dash of hot sauce.
    I demonstrate with a plein-air painting of a Kenworth cement mixer parked near the supermarket. Smooth stays cool in the shade, and my artist-pal Jim Mushett stops by to say hello. Yama Guri Ink Permanent Green Pale
    PRIMING COLORS Titanium white Acryla Gouache
    Burnt sienna Acryla Gouache Venetian red casein Titanium white casein
    BOOK: Color and Light
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