Stoneground Paint Co. Gouache
Stoneground gouache is a water-based media that dries to an opaque, matte finish. Brilliant Orange is a bright middle orange that is an excellent substitute for toxic Cadmium Orange. Brilliant Orange is useful in a variety of applications.
Artist Notes: Brilliant Orange is an excellent mixing colour and works well with a range of other hues.
Paint Makers Notes: Brilliant Orange mixes well with others and is one of the most commonly used orange pigments in artist paints.
Pigment Number: PO 36
Pigment Type: Synthetic Organic
Composition: Benzimidazolone orange
Lightfastness: I – Excellent
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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