Paint Basket Art Forum

Author Topic: substitute for cadmium yellow  (Read 1981 times)

vidya Kamath

  • Pencil
  • *
  • Posts: 1
on: July 19, 2017, 07:01:38 AM
I have lemon yellow with me...but need cadmium yellow for a new painting to start with...don't want to spend on a new tube again...Pls help


  • Administrator
  • Master Artist
  • *
  • Posts: 11553
    • Draw With Nolan
Reply #1 on: July 20, 2017, 03:04:46 AM
Lemon Yellow is pretty much Cadmium Yellow with a touch of white in it so you can normally get away with using it as is. If you need a darker version you can add a touch of cadmium Orange into it O0