Customs: A good yellow base paint

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  1. Primal Sabbath

    Primal Sabbath Well-Known Member

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    So I'm having problems with the various yellows I use. They're mostly too "clear" and whatever is under them bleeds through until I slap a million thin layers over it.
    Is there a good yellow base color to use for that for yellow paint? Thanks!
     
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    If using acrylics, I usually add some foundation white in with the yellow for the base coat, then straight yellow over that when dried.
     
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    Cool I'll give that a try! Thanks!