The color amethyst with hexadecimal color code #9966cc / #96c is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #9966cc is comprised of 60% red, 40% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #9966cc has a hue of 270° (degrees), 50% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.45 nm.
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#9c68cc ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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#906cc8 ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.
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An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
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It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
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