|"Sunny Day" 5x7 mixed media on panel|
The unusual thing about this one, is that I based it on a Hansa Yellow Medium under painting. I hardly ever use Hansa Yellow by itself unless I'm painting daffodils - it's just SO BRIGHT. It's also somewhat opaque.
My favorite yellow is made by thinning Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold. (I'm referring to Golden Fluid Acrylics here.) The Nickel Azo yellow is much warmer and just works better for me most of the time.
Being a primary yellow, it is very bright and cheerful, and who doesn't want bright and cheerful these days?
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