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  Can you cut the intesity of a color successfully?
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I have a paint color I want to use, but it's a bit deep for the area. I don't, however, want to go to the next step up on the strip since that is too light and washed out. How can I reduce intensity without losing the color?

Posts: 783 | Registered: May 17, 2010Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I custom mix my own colors all the time. Get the same kind of paint but in a base white. Mix the two in small batches until you get the look you want. Keep track of how you measured each color so you can recreate it on a larger scale.

Life is a great big canvas...throw all the paint on it you can.
Danny Kaye
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