Stoneground Paint Co. Gouache Pyrrole Orange
Stoneground gouache is a water-based media that dries to an opaque, matte finish. Pyrrole Orange is a bright orange that is useful in everything from illustration work and still life paintings, to botanicals, florals, and wildlife.
Artist Notes: This vivid orange can easily be mixed with others to adjust the temperature of reds and yellows or combine it with blues for a range of earth tones.
Paint Makers Notes: Pyrrole pigments were first developed in the 1970s and have become favourites among artists due to their vibrant nature.
Pigment Number: PO 73
Pigment Type: Synthetic Organic
Composition: Diketopyrrolo Pyrrole
Lightfastness: II – Very Good
Size: Half Pan
Stoneground Paint Co. creates their handmade gouache by combining the world’s finest pigments as well as premium French chalk with a binder made from water, gum arabic, and honey. Colours are easily mixed with one another and can be used interchangeably with Stoneground watercolour paint.
Stoneground defines modern colours as those developed and discovered after 1704. This was when the accidental discovery of Prussian Blue occurred. The colours Stoneground classifies as such, contain organic and inorganic pigments. Also, they are typically characterized by their intense and bright appearance.
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