Donna Clair

Southwest Contemporary Artist


LAZY RIVER DREAMING (Rio Grande at Pilar, New Mexico) – New 30″x24 Work in Progress – Glazes & Middle Tones. Glazes are usually the dark colors on your palette thinned to a transparency with painting medium.  Middle tones are a mixture of opaque colors and glazes. Color Notes:  Sky: Permalba wite, Cerulean Blue.  Hills: Holbein Portland warm greys, Dioxazine Purple, Paynes Grey. Foliage; Yellow Ochre, Gold Ochre, Burnt Sienna.  Holbein Green grey, Chrome Oxide Green Opaque. Water: Permalba White, Cerulean Blue, Paynes Grey, Chrome Oxide Green Opaque – some Prussian Blue and Burnt Sienna for darkest Glazes.  

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