Opal Colours ... Gansai Tambi Watercolour Paints - 6 (six) Opalescent Colours. Made by Kuretake.
Zig Kuretake traditional Japanese watercolours in iridescent and opalescent colours. Ideal to add vibrant and shimmery marks on both dark and light surfaces. These paints are a high quality, water-soluble paint with rich pigments and beautiful colours in wide rectangular pans. Each pan is filled with a dry solid paint that reactivates quickly with water.
This collection has 6 (six) shimmery colours that are pretty pale tones on white paper, but used on dark paper, the colours are bright and vibrant.
Beautiful paints for adding colour to all your artwork, drawings and stamps including techniques using gouache, water colour painting, calligraphy, hand lettering, colouring stamps, sketching, illustrations, sumi-e and other visual arts masterpieces. All you need is a watercolour brush or waterbrush (both also available, each sold separately) and splash of water!
Opal Gansai Tambi paints reflect various colour tones, depending on the viewing angles and the type and colour paper used. It shines in pale, pearly tones on white paper while showing a strong metallic colour on dark paper.
The 6 Opal colours in this box are...
Opal Pink, Opal Copper, Opal Gold, Opal Green, Opal Blue, Opal Violet.
Each rectangle dish is approx 1 3/4" x 1" and 3/8" deep.
The pans can easily be lifted out of the storage box and used on their own.
Size of boxed set : approx 7 5/8" x 2 3/4".
Non toxic and kind to the environment. The materials used to produce this product are non-toxic. Safety was made a priority during production of these paints and no toxic heavy metals were used.
Made in Japan by Kuretake (Zig).