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Contents Tool Factory Painter Select Paint Color and Mix Colors
Grade: K-12
Required products: Tool Factory Painter
Instructions
It's time to select a color for the magical paint creation that is about to overflow from the chasms of your mind.

Select Paint Color
Step 1 - On the right hand side of the screen is the Select Paint Color panel. Select the desired color and start painting!

Mix Your Own Colors
Step 1 - Click the Mix Colors icon above the Paint Colors icons.

Step 2 - Select a color for the large splotch to be by clicking on one of the smaller ones.

Step 3 - Left click, hold, and drag a smaller splotch over the large one. Move your mouse around to add more of the selected color to the base color.

Step 4 - Repeat this with as many colors as you want.

Step 5 - When you are satisfied with the color close the Mixing window and start painting!

TIP: To undo a color add just click the Undo button on the General Toolbar.
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