Mixing semi-opaque and cool, Silver Point is a cold silvery gray, but with an almost violet undertone.
Often reflecting blue in a painting when adjacent to warm earths or oranges, Silver Point's near perfect neutrality in both mass tone and tint enables it to read as a complement.
Expertly compounded from bright complements, including Cadmium Yellow, Silver Point is also found in the complete set of all eight grays, A Set of Color and Light. In collaboration with one of America's premier plein air painters, Scott L. Christensen. Visit his new Adventure of Painting online instruction for a comprehensive approach to developing as an artist: www.adventureofpainting.com
Our Silver Point is milled with the finest alkali refined Linseed Oil in limited quantities for a naturally drying durable paint film. 800-932-9375
Visit our blog post Silver Point or Ship Rock that explores this highly chromatic and distinctive gray paired with mixing examples.
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