Artists, have you ever tested your color IQ?
(Answers to the color IQ quiz will be posted on my next post. Stay tuned.)
1. To mix a bright spring green, which yellow and blue would you use? (To learn more about mixing green, download my free e-book that you see in the upper right hand corner of this page.)
a. A green-yellow with a red-blue
b. An orange-yellow with a green blue
c. A green-yellow with a green-blue
d. All of the above
2. When mixing the two secondaries of orange and purple, the resulting color is:
b. A burnt sienna
c. A muddy gray
d. I have no clue
3. When cadmium yellow (orange-yellow) is mixed with ultramarine blue (red-blue), why is the resulting green a warm or olive green?
a. Both tubes of paint have some red in them
b. Both tubes of paint have some green in them
c. A & B
d. I wish I knew [Read more…]