I have been collecting index cards of color notations and will be uploading them here for easy reference. Please be aware that these are collected notes and that the colors are only approximate representations. The color seen on a computer monitor can vary based on the computers color calibration. Furthermore a computer monitor is light being emitted from the monitor, thus making the colors appear stronger and lighter.
Over the years many artist have shared their experiences with various brands and colors and I like to thank them all. I welcome any new suggestions or observations you might want to include here.
The Munsell Color Charts can be found here:
- Portrait of a Young Woman 602
This portrait was painted for a client who has won a digital painting in my monthly raffle. He chose to have his daug...
- Child Painting Toddler Portrait 596
The oil portrait of this little toddler girl pushed me to really use everything I know as a painter to create both a ...
- Holland Lop Painting 601
The portrait painting of this Holland Lop measures 12x12in and I am including close-up shots so my client can see the...
- Schnauzer Painting 600
Another Schnauzer portrait is done. My client wanted to keep the colorful bandana and wanted a pinkish background for...
- Woman with Australian Shepherd Portrait 597
The painting of the woman with her Australian Shepherd is starting to take more and more shape. I still have to work ...