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Painting and Watercolors

You have violet paint what color must you add to make it a dark red?


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I'm sorry, it can not be done... Tintable paints come in several tint bases, the paler the colour the more white pigment is in the original tint base. Violet is a pale colour and therefore will have been mixed in a pastel tint base containing a large amount of white pigment. Dark red needs to be mixed in a dark of red base, depending on how dark you want it. No amount of red colourant will bring violet to the range of colour you desire.