Pigments in powder

Discover our natural pigments (ochres, earths, umbers, siennas) and synthetic pigments with very varied colours.

But... What is a pigment ? What is the difference between a natural and synthetic pigment ? How do I refer to the color index ? All the answers are HERE & our different recipes HERE.

Pigments in powder

There are 103 products.

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pigment en coupelle OCRE JAUNE FONCE JFLES
Starts from Price €1.13

Ocre jaune foncé JFLES (Jaune Foncé Lavé Extra Supérieur) (= dark yellow ochre JFLES - Dark Yellow Washed Extra Superior) is our ochre star. It is extracted from ochre ore in our quarry at Gargas (Vaucluse). To recover it pure, it is necessary to follow a long process of extraction, separation, washing, settling, drying and grinding (for more information on the manufacture of ochre, clic HERE). It is also with ocre jaune JFLES (dark yellow ochre JFLES) that ocre rouge RFLES (red ochre RFLES) is made by calcinating it. Its color is luminous, soft.
This pigment is 100% natural

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE JAUNE FONCE JFLES

OCRE JAUNE CLAIR OCRE JAUNE CLAIR
Starts from Price €1.11

L'ocre jaune clair (= light yellow ochre) is extracted by hand for tourist purposes in Rustrel, in former ochre quarries a few kilometers from ours, to show the stage of washing. It is then crushed and bagged in the factory of Ocres de France. It is the lightest of all our ochres.
This pigment is 100% natural.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE JAUNE CLAIR

OCRE JAUNE JCL OCRE JAUNE JCL
Starts from Price €1.13

L'ocre jaune JCL (= yellow ochre JCL) is extracted from ochre ore in our quarry in Gargas (Vaucluse). It has a poorer quality than dark yellow ocher JFLES. Less thin, less loaded with iron oxide, it is what is called "the discovery". When the bulldozer starts digging, it releases a first layer of ore : it is the yellow ocher JCL. 
This pigment is 100% natural.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE JAUNE JCL

OXY APT JAUNE OXY APT JAUNE
Starts from Price €1.13

L'Oxy Apt jaune is a pigment preparation based on our yellow ochre. First called "yellow oxide of Apt" in reference to the city of Apt -where is the Ocres de France's factory-, it has become over the time the Oxy Apt jaune (yellow oxy Apt).
This pigment is 98% natural.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OXY APT JAUNE

OCRE JAUNE DE PUISAYE OCRE JAUNE DE PUISAYE
Starts from Price €1.17

L'ocre jaune de Puisaye (= yellow ochre from Puisaye) is extracted in a clay quarry of Puisaye (whose "discovery" is ochre), in the Bourgogne area, then grinded and conditioned in the factory of Ocres de France, in Apt. This ochre is more loaded with iron oxide than ocre jaune foncé JFLES (= dark yellow ochre JFLES). 
This pigment is 100% natural

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE JAUNE DE PUISAYE

OCRE JAUNE USA (5920) OCRE JAUNE USA (5920)
Starts from Price €1.14

L'ocre jaune USA 5920 (= yellow ochre USA) is a pigment preparation based on our yellow ochre, made by Ocres de France, created to reproduce an ochre present in the United States. 
This pigment is 90% natural
Warning : end of stock for this pigment.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE JAUNE USA (5920)

OCRE ICLÈS-SOF OCRE ICLÈS-SOF
Starts from Price €1.23

L'ocre Iclès-Sof (= Iclès-Sof ochre) is a pigment preparation based on our yellow ochre made by Ocres de France in 2004.
This pigment is 99% natural.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE ICLÈS-SOF

TERRE JAUNE D'ITALIE TERRE JAUNE D'ITALIE
Starts from Price €1.38

Terre jaune d'Italie (= yellow earth from Italy) is a coloured earth which come from the Verona hills. It is dried, purified and ground using hammer mills.
This pigment is 100% natural.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

TERRE JAUNE D'ITALIE

JAUNE TOURNESOL JAUNE TOURNESOL
Starts from Price €2.39

Jaune tournesol is a pigment preparation created by Ocres de France in 2021.
This is a synthetic pigment without any danger for health or the environment. It is composed of 88% of natural ingredients.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

JAUNE TOURNESOL

JAUNE 920 JAUNE 920
Starts from Price €1.38

Jaune 920 is a synthetic pigment without any danger for health or the environment.

JAUNE 920

JAUNE CITRON JAUNE CITRON
Starts from Price €1.31

Jaune citron is a pigment preparation created in 2015 by Ocres de France.
This pigment is synthetic without any danger for health or the environment. It is composed of 99 % of natural ingredients.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

JAUNE CITRON

JAUNE BATAILLE JAUNE BATAILLE
Starts from Price €2.43

Jaune bataille is a synthetic pigment without any danger for health or the environment, manufactured in Italy.
Warning : end of stock for this pigment.

JAUNE BATAILLE

JAUNE INDIEN JAUNE INDIEN
Starts from Price €1.16

Jaune Indien is a pigment preparation made by Ocres de France.
This pigment is 100% natural.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

JAUNE INDIEN

OCRE HAVANE OCRE HAVANE
Starts from Price €1.11

Ocre Havane (= havane ochre) is the only orange hue of the ochres of Vaucluse. It is manufactured in Apt by Ocres de France.
This pigment is 100% natural

Pigment fabriqué par la Société des Ocres de France

OCRE HAVANE

OCRE ABRICOT DE PUISAYE OCRE ABRICOT DE PUISAYE
Starts from Price €1.24

L'ocre abricot de Puisaye (= apricot ochre from Puisaye) is extracted in a clay quarry of Puisaye (whose "discovery" is ochre), in the Bourgogne area, then baked, grinded and conditioned in the factory of Ocres de France, in Apt. 
This pigment is 100% natural

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE ABRICOT DE PUISAYE

ORANGE RUPICOLA ORANGE RUPICOLA
Starts from Price €1.68

Orange rupicola is a pigment preparation created by Ocres de France in 2021.
This is a synthetic pigment without any danger for health or the environment. It is composed of 83% of natural ingredients.

Pigment made by Ocres de France

ORANGE RUPICOLA

ORANGE 960 ORANGE 960
Starts from Price €1.38

Orange 960 is a synthetic pigment without any danger for health or the environment, manufactured in Allemagne.

ORANGE 960

ORANGE ERCOLANO ORANGE ERCOLANO
Starts from Price €1.74

Orange Ercolano is a synthetic pigment without any danger for health or the environment, manufactured in Italy.
Warning : end of stock for this pigment.

ORANGE ERCOLANO

ORANGE FLUO ORANGE FLUO
Starts from Price €1.95

Orange fluorescent (= fluorescent orange) is a 100% synthetic pigment, exclusively for decoration and fine arts.

ORANGE FLUO

OCRE ROUGE RFLES OCRE ROUGE RFLES
Starts from Price €1.14

Ocre rouge RFLES (= red ochre RFLES - dark red washed extra superior) results from the cooking of the ocre jaune JFLES (yellow ochre JFLES), extracted from our quarry in Gargas (Vaucluse). It is the finest ochre, the most followed and the most loaded in iron oxide (for more information, read our article on the manufacture of ochre HERE).
This pigment is 100% natural

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE ROUGE RFLES

OCRE ROUGE RFL OCRE ROUGE RFL
Starts from Price €1.14

L'ocre rouge RFL (= red ochre RFL - washed dark red) results from the cooking of the yellow ochre JCL, extracted in our quarry in Gargas (Vaucluse). This ochre is of lower quality than RFLES red ochre.
Ce pigment est 100% naturel

Pigment made by Ocres de France

OCRE ROUGE RFL