Colour: Sienne Claire (Sahara) (Light Natural Sienna)


Details: Dry Ground Pigment

Technical characteristics : 
Chemical name : mixture of iron oxides

Color index : Y4 - Bk11
Apparent density : 625 g/l
UV resistance : very good
Coloring power : very good


Use : lime, wax, paint, plaster, fresco, glaze, cement, fine arts.
This pigment is in powder. For use in artistic paint, it should be finely ground in a mortar before mixing it with the binder.

Linseed oil : dilute the powder in some turpentine oil before adding it to linseed oil.
Paint with water/lime paste : dilute the pigment in some water to make it liquid before incorporating it into the paint.
Lime powder/cement/plaster : directly incorporate the pigment (up to 10% based on the weight of the binder), then mix in order to stain all of your binder.

Color : khaki with a transparent binder. Light khaki with a white binder.

This pigment is 100% natural. 

Made in France. 
History : Pigment preparation from natural iron oxides made by Ocres de France. Sienne claire is also known as "Sahara". 

Sienne Claire (Sahara) Dry Ground Pigment Powder