burnt umber


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Synonyms for burnt umber

dark brown pigment obtained by heating umber

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a medium brown to dark-brown color

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carrying the ochre sand residue thin barbs of wind burnt umber willow
Aging may also be added with a warm brown wax or a burnt umber wash.
What shade of colour is the pigment called burnt umber? 10.
The artist begins by applying a thick layer of oil paint, most often in burnt umber. With it, he quickly lays in the basic figures, shapes and shadows to establish an overall composition.
I'd wear my burnt umber, orange and olive green dress, or maybe jeans and a silk top.--Ilene Denton
Sheldon Greene's previous books, "Lost and Found" and "Burnt Umber" have been recognized as well done in the literary community.
IN the light-filled living room, Karen painted one wall a warm burnt umber, which was made up to her specification by Crown Paints.
His descriptions of the Klamath National Forest and the Six Rivers National Forest are chilling and lend a certain credence to the idea that something must be out there: The forest vanished suddenly he writes leaving only scrub brush and scattered splinter pines growing at odd angles from angular stone surfaces glazed with a sheen of ocher and burnt umber. The landscape he describes is a dangerous and unwelcoming one a place where one might not trust ones own senses to explain what seems unexplainable like gigantic footprints or horrific screams.
3-by-8 Burnt umber and tangerine add instant cheer.
Fading green melts into burnt umber on massive trees, the planet's own awe-inspiring cathedrals.
Muted yellow and burnt umber walls, polished floorboards, wooden chairs and linen napery create an informal yet classy look to the place.
With the burnt umber, draw little hearts in the center of the shutters.
Color of the resin was matched to the patient's skin color by adding burnt umber, yellow ochre and burnt sienna pigments into the monomer and by mixing pink and clear acrylic polymer.