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DaveArt95
06-14-2018, 12:32 PM
Good Evening,
I have the following Rembrandt pastels, I would like to add others to make portraits, which ones would you recommend adding? (always Rembrandt)
Thanks

100.5 (1 1/2) White
201.5 (1/2); 201.7 Light yellow
202.5; 202.9; 202.12 Deep yellow
205.5 (1 1/2); 205.8 (1/2); 205.9 Lemon yellow
227.3 227.5 Yellow ochre
231.5 Gold ochre
235.9 (1/2) Orange
236.5 (1 1/2); 236.9 Light orange
331.3; 331.5 (1 1/2) Madder D
339.7 (1/2) Light oxide red
370.7; 370.9 Perm. red L
372.5 (1/2); 372.8 Perm. red
408.7 (1/2) Raw umber
409.3; 409.5 (1 1/2); 409.9 Burnt umber
411.5 (1 1/2) Burnt sienna
505.7 505.9 Ultramarine L
506.3; 506.5 (1 1/2); 506.7 ((1 )/2) Ultramarine D
508.7 (1 1/2) Prussian blue
545.5 (1 1/2); 545.7 Red violet
548.3; 548.5 (1 1/2); 548.8 Blue violet
570.5; 570.7 (1 1/2); 570.9 Phtalo blue
618.5 618.9 Perm. green L
619.3; 619.5 (1 1/2) Perm. green D
620.3 (1/2); 620.5; 620.7 (1/2); 620.8 Olive green
626.7 (1/2) Cinnabar gr. L
627.5 (1/2) Cinnabar gr. D
633.5 (1 1/2);633.9 Perm. yellow gr.
640.7 (1/2) Bluish green
700.5 (1 1/2) Black
704.7; 704.8 (1/2) Grey
709.7 (1/2) Green grey

stapeliad
06-15-2018, 11:09 AM
Post a picture?

What you have is probably fine and enough, you need a good selection of earth reds, yellow ochre, brown, black, and white. Rembrandt has a pretty good portrait set, maybe look at the color range in that.