earth palette


The earth palette shown above will fit into an 18-pan field paint box. The colors are:

chinese white

nickel titanate yellow

chrome titanium oxide

gold ochre

burnt sienna

perylene maroon

venetian red

perylene violet

cobalt violet

manganese violet

ultramarine violet

ultramarine blue

cobalt blue

prussian blue

cerulean blue

cobalt green

cobalt green YS

green gold

raw umber

burnt umber

magnetic black

There's a large number of closely spaced warm pigments to minimize intermixing to get a specific warm hue, and because the pigments vary in their tinting and staining properties.

Last revised 08.01.2009 • © 2002 Bruce MacEvoy