Use: lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, fine arts, ceramics, flour painting.
This pigment is powder. For use in Artistic painting, it should be finely ground in a mortar before mixing with the binder.
Flaxseed oil: Dilute the powder in a little turpentine before adding it to the linseed oil.
water-based paint / lime paste: dilute the pigment in a little water to make it liquid before adding it to the paint.
lime powder / cement / plaster: incorporate the pigment directly, then mix in order to stain all of your binder.
recommended dosage: The maximum dosage is 10% relative to the binder used. Above 10%, it is recommended to incorporate fixers and adjuvants (use lime).
Photo above: On the left, the pigment is mixed in the badisof plus (limewash ready to use, which you can find in our decoration range) at the rate of 5% or 50 g of pigment per kilo of whitewash. Right picture: the pigment is mixed in the badisof plus 20% pigment or 200 g per kilo of whitewash.
These renderings can be similar for any white base mixed with this pigment. However, differences will be possible for the use of paints more or less loaded with titanium dioxide (white pigment), which will give a final color more or less clear.
If you want to lighten a pigment, before coloring a transparent binder (linseed oil, wax, acrylic binder, caparol, flour ...), you can mix it with white tiona.
Color: lilac to dark purple mixed with lime.
This pigment is 97% natural ingredients
history: New creation 2019, Ocher of France.
In the past, this color was derived from molluscs of the genus Murex. Purple was obtained whose color varied from scarlet to purple. This rare and expensive dye was the color of royalty. It is nowadays the color of the clothing of the cardinals of the Catholic and Anglican churches.
Close to violet, carmine violet is an elegant, spiritual and soothing color. It matches with white, black or dark brown.
When mixed with lime, it becomes mauve, reassuring and serene.
We use recyclable PET jars, disposable, clean in the yellow bins and glass jar, that you can clean and sterilize for other uses, even food.