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So many tube colors to choose from

numbered tube colors

Munsell should be helping but first I’ll need to learn more about how to use my tube paints to duplicate the Munsell chips from the Student Book.

numbered tube colors
Tube colors I already own

How to build my own Munsell Charts? First I sorted by tube colors by hue.

Reds

  • 1 – Cadmium Red Medium – Artisan
  • 2 – Cadmium Red Deep – Cobra
  • 3 – Permanent Magenta – Cobra
  • 4 – Alizarin Crimson – Artisan
  • 5- Indian Red – Artisan
  • 6 – Transparent Oxide Red – Cobra

red/yellow

  • 7 – Burnt Umber – Artisan
  • 8 – Permanent Orange – Cobra
  • 9 – Cadmium Orange Hue – Cobra
  • 10 – Burnt Sienna -Artisan
  • 11 – Burnt Umber – Artisan
  • 12 – Burnt Sienna – Cobra
  • 13 – Cadmium Yellow Deep – Cobra

Yellow

  • 14 – Cadmium Yellow Light – Artisan
  • 15 – Primary Yellow – Cobra
  • 16 – Lemon Yellow – Artisan
  • 17 – Naples Yellow – Artisan
  • 18 – Yellow Ochre – Cobra
  • 19 – Yellow Ochre – Artisan
  • 20 – Raw Umber – Artisan

Yellow/Green

  • 21 – Permanent Green Light + Cadmium Yellow Light

green

  • 22 – Permanent Green Light + bit of Titanium White
  • 23 – Permanent Green Light – Cobra
  • 24 – PhthloGreen (Blue Shade) – Artisan
  • 25 – Transparent Olive Green – Cobra

Blue

  • 26 – Ultramarine Blue – Artisan
  • 27 – Ultramarine – Cobra
  • 28 – Primary Cyan – C0bra
  • 29 – Cobalt Blue – Artisan

Blue/Red

  • 30 – Dioxazine Purple – Artisan