In the Pink - Perspectives No. 459
In the Pink
When painting floral subjects, we have found that some colors which Nature seems to use easily just can’t be mixed to match Her in a normal split primary palette, such as many painters commonly use. Those bright and intense pigments must be found in specialty colors prepared by paint manufacturers. This is especially true for some reds and many pinks, such as those one finds in peonies, roses, rhododendrons and tropical flowers, among others.
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