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Gold Ochre

Spotlight on: Gold Ochre

Gold Ochre is a distinctive, reddish, golden yellow from the ochre family. The name ‘ochre’ originates from the Greek meaning ‘pale yellow’.
Red Ochre

Spotlight on: Red Ochre

Red Ochre is quite possibly the first colour to be used as paint. It can be found globally in the Americas, Africa, Europe, Japan and in particular in the Southern hemisphere.
Turners Yellow colour

Spotlight on: Turner’s Yellow

During the industrial revolution, as steamships took over from sailing ships and machines replaced manpower, many areas of innovation and technology were taking place including discoveries in new art materials.…
The Colour Gold

Spotlight on: Gold

Gold is one of the most symbolically loaded colours. It’s used to indicate wealth, status and desire across subjects.
Sap Green

Spotlight on: Sap Green

What is sap green? Sap green is a lake pigment and was originally made from the juice of unripe berries from the buckthorn, (Rhamnus) plant. In medieval times the extracted…

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