alizarin crimson


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Synonyms for alizarin crimson

any of various acid dyes

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The red could also be cadmium red light, the medium, cadmium red dark or alizarin crimson.
While still slightly damp I use a mix of cobalt blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna to create a few purplish, shadowy areas among the cliffs.
8, painting one with cobalt blue and the other with alizarin crimson and using the same mix for the windows as I used in the buildings.
Again I let it dry before using my shadow mix of cobalt blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna to fill in the detail in the buildings, paying special attention to the insides of the windows.
Finally it was shadow time and a mix of ultramarine blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna to put the finishing touches to an effective little picture.
I finish off the painting with some shadow in the foreground using a mixture of ultramarine blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna.
In this painting (see sketch) I did the usual simple outline and then, on dampened paper and using my 11/2ins flat brush, applied a sky wash, a fairly weak mix of ultramarine blue with a touch of alizarin crimson.
While it was all still wet I stuck in some yellow ochre followed by alizarin crimson and then ultramarine blue mixed with light red for the top and the darker clouds.
After letting it all dry, I painted the shadows using a mixture of cobalt blue, burnt sienna and alizarin crimson.
This is all done with a mixture of ultramarine blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna.
Finally, I added shadows to the buildings using cobalt blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna.
For the shadows in all the buildings, I used a mixture of ultramarine, alizarin crimson and a touch of burnt sienna.
Lots of colours get used at the gallery and print-making studio in Newcastle's Ouseburn Valley but now, for PS100, you can claim temporary ownership of one of them, whether it be alizarin crimson, bottle green or cobalt blue.