Stoneground Paint Co. Gouache Rowe’s Garden
Stoneground gouache is a water-based media that dries to an opaque, matte finish. Largely inspired by garden florals, Rowe’s Garden is a warm peony pink that works well for a variety of subject matter including skies, landscapes, still life, and illustration work.
Artist Notes: When used in addition to Azure Blue, Rowe’s Garden is wonderful when used for atmospheric effects and in capturing the colours found in sunsets and sunrises.
Paint Makers Notes: Rowe’s Garden is a combination of Naphthol Red (PR 170) and Titanium White (PW 6)
Pigment Number: PR 170 + PW 6
Pigment Type: Synthetic Organic + Synthetic Inorganic
Composition: Naphthol carbamide + titanium dioxide
Lightfastness: Not Rated
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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