• Helen Dissell

Colour Combinations

Australian Flag Blue = blue, rose pink and violet

Deep Violet = Violet and Rubine add a little Ponceau red

Blackcurrant = rose and violet mix to shade required

Orchid Green = 1/3 pearl mint, 2/3 lemon, and corn four

Khaki Green = lime green and a hint of brown

Flesh for Modelling People = flesh a little pale pink and a grain or two of orange

Buttercup Yellow = 1/3 yellow and 2/3 lemon mixed with corn four

Tinkerbelle Pink = pale pink and a hint of violet

Rust = brown, orange and a hint of yellow

Old Fashioned Gold = equal quantities gold and silver

Old Fashioned Rose = Rubine, pale pink and corn flour

Champagne = gold, lemon, flesh and corn flour

Teal Blue = lemon and a hint of blue

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Mixing Colours

Blend colours with corn flour or rice flour to break down the concentration of colour. Mix correct colour match on a double white tissue and then do a swatch test on a piece of paste before applying t