Yellow Ochre – Series 1

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Art Spectrum® Yellow Ochre based on a yellow earth pigment, one of the most ancient pigments and has been in use since prehistoric times.

The pigment is sourced from a tinted clay and its name comes from the ancient Greek word for ‘pale’, ὠχρός

Pigments Lightfastness Permanence Opacity Granulating /Staining
PY42 ASTM I ****         (excellent) Opaque Granulating

ASTM Approved Permanent Colours American Society for Testing and Materials, conforming to standard D4302-90.

In accordance with proven traditional methods of production, all Art Spectrum® Artists’ Watercolours are carefully stone milled to enhance the individual brilliance of each selected permanent pigment and to maximise its handling qualities.