how to mix cool paint colors
- Colors containing blue are considered cool colors.
When you want a cool color, mix
paint colors with the primary color blue.
You may also mix a color with the
secondary colors green or purple because they contain blue.
painting with cool colors
Cool colors recede in the painting and look farther away.
Create distance in landscapes by mixing a bit of blue into the background areas.
Make the edge of an object turn away by adding cool colors.
We may also use cool colors to set one object behind another.