PanPastel Catalogue - Page 10

Color Mixing The PanPastel Color range offers a selection of pre-mixed colors as tints, shades & extra darks, (shown below). Uniquely, for pastel color, they can also be mixed like paint for a complete painting palette. COLOR RANGE Permanent Red (pure) 340.5 Colors can be mixed on the pan surface or on the working surface (paper) Permanent Red Tint 340.8 Tint = Pure Color + White Mix colors like paint to create Multiple loading - try double intermediate colors. or triple loading Sofft Tools for Note: Traditional color mixing mixing. rules apply. Do not overblend to avoid “mud”. Permanent Red (pure) 340.5 Permanent Red Shade 340.3 Shade = Pure Color + Black Permanent Red (pure) 340.5 Easy to control. Achieve a variety of marks & layers - from transparent to intense. Permanent Red Ex. Dark 340.1 Ex. Dark = Pure Color + More Black Layering - applying thinner layers & glazing layers allows colors underneath to show through. Colors can also be applied in heavier layers on textured papers for more opaque effects. Many layers can be built up without flooding the paper’s “tooth”. Shows PanPastel Phthalo Blue (560) (L to R) Extra Dark, Shade, Pure & Tint. 9 EASY CLEAN-UP How To Clean Pan Surfaces: If a pan’s surface becomes contaminated with another color, “clean” pan by gently wiping away the contamination with a clean Sofft sponge or paper towel. (See page 7 for cleaning Sofft Tools between colors).