The oil paint brands quality can be divided in: 1) artist oil paint brands 2) oil paint brands for beginners Oil paint color Selector Software supports 19 well known Oil paint brands. See the oil paint brands list at the end of this text. So the First question is: what are good oil paint brands? How to Choose a Brand of Oil Paint? how-to-choose-a-brand-of-oil-paint
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Within the 19 supported Oilpaint brands there are 4 student Grade OilPaint brands. 1) Van Gogh Oils, 2) GRUMBACHER Academy Oils, 3) DALER-ROWNEY Georgian Oil Colours, 4) Winsor and Newton Wintontop-3-best-oil-paints-for-beginners-on-a-budget
The First thing you need to do is selecting the right colors for your color palette. There are oil paint colors for landscapes, oil paint colors for portraits oil paint colors for skin, etc. But the question is: Do I need all those colors. Some artist use only the three primary colors red green and blue of a brand ,with White and Black for brightness The color palettes with are supported with the Oil Paint brands contain 14 colorants. But if you wish you can compose your own colorset.
When you buy a set of discount Oil paint colors and the RGB values are not available then you can prepare your own Color chart. With the Color update option of oil paint color selector you can calculate and add the Rgb value to the color set
19 Oil Paint Brands are supported, so there are 19 colorsets added to the oil paint color selector software.
You have to check the actual colordata (rgb values) of the paint supplier and if necessary change them with the update "colorset option."
With this option you can also add a complete new colorest