Painting Tips

Amazing colours to paint with right now

September 5, 2015

(Left to right) Quinacridone magenta, Cadmium green pale, Cobalt turqouise light, Pthalo turquoise

painting tips

One of the main reasons why I love painting – is because I love colour! It is my favourite thing about life and brings people so much happiness. These are 4 of my prettiest colours that I adore painting with. Funnily enough when I was picking out my favourites for this blog post I thought I would go for slightly less obvious ones, but when grouped together I realised one thing. They are all extremely vibrant. This made me realise that it is bright colours that make me the happiest, and that’s why I paint with them. Even when I try and paint with toned down colours, I can’t help myself but grab a dollop of bright green and wash it over my painting. There’s a whole lotta darkness in the world, so if I can brighten it up a little with some magenta, then I will! Below are some examples of the colours used in my paintings.

Click on a painting if you want more info.

Love Katie x






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