MAKING WATERCOLORS

Ingredient selection

pigment yellowMore than with any other technique,watercolor ingredients must be of the finest quality. The purest and lightest gum arabic, chemically pure glycerin, honey made from particular flowers and chemically pure water. Any filler must be prohibited and an exact dosage of each ingredient must be done. To achieve transparency and working abilities of course the strongest pigments must be selected.




Grinding

watercolors grindingAlso more than in any other techniques, the quality of the grinding is very important.
Our pigments are ground slowly to avoid harmful overheating, on stone mills to avoid iron pollution, several times to achieve the right particule size and to guarantee the working abilities.









Filling tubes and pans

filling pansTo achieve the best properties of pan colors, liquid watercolor paste is poured in the pans three times to compensate for evaporation.







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