Using a limited palette in oil painting

Limited palette: Clockwise from Titanium White, Cerulean Blue, Cobalt Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Cad Red Med, Burnt Sienna, Cad Lemon, Naples Yellow

If you have been tempted to load up on all the pretty colors when you visit the art supply store, don’t give in.  You can create nearly any color from a limited palette.  Most experienced artists find this gives their work greater cohesiveness.  Learn more on my How To page by following the link.

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