The BEST Color Mixing Tutorial EVER – How to Paint #4 – MV41

In the fourth episode of artist Michael Markowsky’s “How to Paint” series, he demonstrates how choosing the right “primary” colours for your palette will radically improve the quality and saturation of the “secondary” colours that you get as a result when you mix them them together. Video shot on February 10th and edited by Michael Markowsky on February 24-29, 2016.

The paints I use in this video are:
Cerulean Blue – COOL
Ultramarine Blue – WARM
Quinacridone Magenta – COOL
Cadmium Red Medium Hue – WARM
Cadmium Yellow Light Hue – COOL
Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue – WARM

Please watch all of the videos in my “How to Paint” series!
1) Introduction to The Artist’s Colour Wheel:
2) Value (Modifying Colours with Tints, Tones, Shades):
3) The Secrets of Colour Temperature (Warm and Cool Colours):
4) The BEST Color Mixing Tutorial EVER:
5) Paint Van Gogh’s “Sunflowers”:
6) Paint Edvard Munch’s “The Scream”:

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