Painting Tips and Tutorials

How to mix a Skin Tone

To create a Skin Tone you will need this colours:

1. Titanium white
2. Cadmium Red Light
3. Cadmium Yellow Medium
4. Yellow Ochre
5. Burnt Sienna
6. Burnt Umber
7. Ultramarine Blue.

For Light skin tones use colors 1, 2, 3, and 5.
For Medium skin tones use 2, 3, 4 and 5.
For Dark skin tones use 2, 5, 6 and 7.