Color Mixing Guide

COLOR MIXES with Royal Brush Paint Set (medium bodied Acrylic Paint)

  • Antique White: Mix big dollop of white with a touch of black and a touch of yellow.

  • Taupe:  Big dollop of Titanium White, Pea Size amount of Primary Yellow and a touch of Black

  • Light Blue: *Mix equal parts white with the primary cyan blue

  • Turquoise:  primary cyan, viridian and white

  • Cool Red:  primary magenta and cadmium red

  • Brown:  cadmium red and black

  • Crimson Red: add a super tiny touch of black to the primary magenta and cadmium red​

  • Pink:  Primary Magenta and Titanium White​

  • Gray:  Mars Black and Titanium White​

  • Coral:  Primary Magenta, Cadmium Red and Titanium White

  • Lavender: Equal parts of violet and titanium white​​

 

Student Grade Acrylic Paint Color Mixes:

  • Antique White: Mix big dollop of white with a touch of black and a touch of yellow.

  • Taupe:  Big dollop of Titanium White, Pea Size amount of Primary Yellow and a touch of Black

  • Light Blue: *Mix equal parts white with the primary cyan blue

  • Turquoise:  primary cyan, viridian and white

  • Cool Red:  primary magenta and cadmium red

  • Brown:  cadmium red and black

  • Crimson Red: add a super tiny touch of black to the primary magenta and cadmium red​

  • Pink:  Primary Magenta and Titanium White​

  • Gray:  Mars Black and Titanium White​

  • Coral:  Primary Magenta, Cadmium Red and Titanium White

  • Lavender: Equal parts of violet and titanium white​

  • Purple: equal parts cobalt blue and red

  • Mint Green: green and white (more white than green)

  • Lime Green: green and yellow

  • Rust: orange and brown (options: add a touch of red or yellow ochre)

color-wheel-project-sample.jpg