How to Mix Greens
Everyone knows that yellow and blue can always be mixed together to make green. However, endless and exciting varieties of green can be blended by using any color you can think of and adding it to green. Examples are: try every blue you have with every yellow. Then add red or orange or brown. Try adding raw umber to yellow for an olive green. You can mix yellow ochre with blues. You can mix any brown with your greens. Add white to make pastel greens, more yellow to make lighter greens. Add dark blue or a touch of black to make darker greens. Do you see how the possibilities are endless? Just play with all your colors and don’t hold back. Experiment!