Schmincke : Horadam Watercolour Paint : 5ml : Vermillion


Awaiting Stock - Due: 04-05-2017

RRP £6.67

Price £5.90

Pigment: Diketo-Pyrrolo-Pyrrol
Lightfastness: ****
Opacity: Opaque
Description: Metal-free alternative to the traditional vermilion. New developed organic pigment with good lightfastness and opacifying character.

Colour Index: PR255

To achieve the outstanding characteristics, like reusable paint when dried on a palette and the high control of paint flow even on soft water-colour papers Schmincke only use the best raw materials. In its coloristic appearance the total assortment is particularly harmonious, balanced and complete.

One main ingredient of the water-colour binding medium is Kordofan Gum Arabic from the southern Sahara region. Like most natural products this traditional water-colour binding medium differs from year to year. Therefore Schmincke is testing Gum Arabic every time before purchase and selects only the best crop of the respective year. This adds small but significant quality advantages. Other formula ingredients are selected equally carefully and of course are integrated in each formula in an individual optimised way to obtain a harmonious assortment, that can be easily picked up by the brush.

Another traditional quality criterion is the re-usability of the Horadam Aquarell water-colours while using the same formulation for tubes and pans. Both properties, the reusability and the control of the paint flow can only be achieved by pouring water-colours into pans in a liquid state, which is really unique.

SKU WS5365
Weight 0.0110
To use with Watercolour
Quality Excellent
Price Series 3
Size : ml 5 ml
Review by Feefo
As the paints were poorly packed, this tube was all crushed up, but just about usable and I needed to use it, so felt unable to return it as it would take too long to replace. (Posted on 16/03/2017)

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