Boulder Lakes Book (Digital Download)
The purchase of this item includes one digital download of our complete beginner's guide to making lake pigments, delivered immediately to the email address used for purchase.
Details: 70 pages
Foreword by Stephanie Rault
Introduction and History
Did you know that Van Gogh made his own lake pigments?
Part One: Introduction to Lake Pigments with Helpful Terms Explained
A brief explanation of chemical terms, a look at pH, and a few helpful photos and diagrams.
Part Two: Tools and Materials
A detailed look at all the tools with recommendations for substitutions.
Part Three: A Closer Look at Ingredients
Mordants and precipitators explained, and other factors that affect ingredients.
Part Four: All About Dye!
Learn about the nutrients that make the dye, sourcing ingredients, and dye extraction methods.
Part Five: Making Lake Pigments
Putting everything together with a step-by-step guide to laking.
Part 6: Watercolor Binder
Turning the pigments into paint.
Part 7: Recipes
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