Quinacridone Magenta Artist Acrylic Paint
Magenta, the rosy and rebellious middle child of the Quinacridone family, is not a part of the color spectrum. As a result, Magenta has developed the skill of being a peacemaker to fit in.
As single pigment formula, it's transparency allows you to explore glazing and layering techniques. Perfect for building depth and luminosity in your work, creating a sense of richness and dimension. Its high tinting strength means you can achieve vibrant and intense applications using small amounts of pigment. A little goes a long way, allowing you to make a bold statement with every brushstroke.
Quinacridone Magenta offers a vibrant and intense magenta hue with a touch of pinkish-red. In contrast, Quinacridone Red presents a pure red tone, showcasing a rich and intense red color. The choice between the two pigments depends on the desired color outcome and the specific emotional or visual effect you wish to achieve.
The Quinacridone family is a great addition to any gathering, as they are lively and engaging. Magenta, the middle child, is particularly reliable due to its excellent lightfastness, ensuring the longevity of your work. Additionally, Quinacridone Magenta is an excellent choice for achieving dramatic color contrasts and enhancing the richness of color combinations.
All Gaffrey acrylic colors are crafted in small batches with a hint of artistic mischief and paint chemistry expertise. Our colors undergo daily testing by our seasoned team of self-taught art pros.