Camel Artist Water Colours
Individual tube of Crimson Lake in 20 ml
Only available at retail stores.
First introduced in 1965
Originally called Carmine Lake, this shade is made from a transparent, ruby red natural organic pigment made from Kermes dye. The pigment comes from an insect found on the kermes oak in southern Europe. Crimson Lake was used by ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans.
PR 8, PR 57:1
Transparent See-through shades that are great for layering and glazing.
B B for Permanent - Permanent when used directly after mixing. Chances of fading when toned down or with a white shade.
Highly transparent effects
High-quality pigment for greater vibrancy and long life
Ideal to paint landscapes, floral life studies, portraits, and more
Product Code - 1311063
Pro Tips from Artists
Use water colour paper that has a high fiber content.
Use archival or acid-free paper for the best results.
Use brushes which have a higher water retention capacity.
While painting, use safe water which is free of chemical and biological contamination.
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