Pale Brown. Medium Brown. Dark Brown. Brown is a composite color which can be produced by combining red, yellow, and black pigments, or by a combination of orange and black—as can be seen in the color box at right. The color brown shown at right has a hue code of 30, signifying that is a shade of orange.
What color do you get when you mix yellow and gray?
Since yellow has an intrinsically higher value (it looks lighter if photographed in black and white) than a color like blue or indigo, it varies more when it is mixed with other colors. If you mix yellow with gray, you will find that you will get olive. If you mix yellow with dark gray, you get a color like raw umber.
What color do you get when you mix yellow and purple?
The ratio of colors for mixing shows darkness of brown color. If you mixed small quantity of gold color with purple, you will get light brown color and if you mixed high quantity of gold color with purple you will get dark brown color.