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Author Topic: Prussian blue and Hookers green  (Read 1202 times)


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on: February 11, 2012, 05:56:08 PM
I want to try a lesson that calls for prussian blue and hookers green which I don't have. Does anyone have a suggestion for mixing or substitute?


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Reply #1 on: February 11, 2012, 11:52:47 PM
For starters, I just Googled and found some of these sites...
      "Answer:  Phtalo Blue + middle red, or Phtalo Blue + a tint of black"
(My guess: Hooker's green is transparent, hence I assume you may have to mix transparent colours.)
      "When mixing colors Cobalt Blue Hue with Quinacridone Gold, the result is more like Hooker's Green.... "

You may find out more by Googling.

Good luck  & happy  :painting: