Watercolor Basics - Understanding COLOR
Getting Started with Watercolor Self Study Course
and mixing the six Intermediate Colors.  
Mixing clean color hues is easier using the Split Primary Palette.

For more information see the Split Primary Color Wheel
Try This!

Make this simple color chart
by mixing the secondary and
intermediate colors using
the paints in the
Split Primary Palette.

Now, use any red,
yellow and blue
to paint this chart  and
compare it to the
Split Primary Chart.

Seeing is believing!
More to come!

Glossary of Watercolor Terms




Mixing Color
  • In the Palette
  • On the Paper

Pigment  Properties

Color Values
  • High Key
  • Low Key
  • Full Contrast

Alternate Color Wheels
More to come!
Getting Started with Watercolor is a self study watercolor workshop for the serious watercolor student.
It includes an instructional DVD and printed workbook. An optional Watercolor Starter Kit is also available.
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