Guash paint Extra Fine 16 ml colour 800 silver
The guash paints of Royal Talens from the collection Gouache Extra Fine are paints with a very hight content of pigments. They are perfect both for professionals and for students as their properties as paints are exellent. The colours are bright and imensly light fast. In the detailed description you can find more information about the lightfast signs on every colour description. These paints dry for a few minutes and have a very nice and even velvet mat opaque surface. Quantity 16 ml.
The guash paints give you specific options for their properties are very interesting. They are totaly opaque and imitate acrilic paints - as a matter of fact it is exactly the contrary - acrylic paints can imitate the opaque looks of guash. But with a very important difference between the two types of paint after dry the acrylics can not be washed away, but the guash paints can. So this is important about guash - it can be washed away after it gets dry, it is fully opaque, but can be made to look transparent and imitate in some degree the watercolours. For as we know it is a waterbased paint.
So there are a few more things we can say about the Gouache Extra Fine paints manufactured by Royal Talens and it concerns the lightfastness of these paints which is of some very very good level. This means that the paint will resist the sunlight in the given period which is important, especially when you value your work. So here is some information on how to read the signs on the paints for each colour has a different lightfast period.
+ + + This sighn shows you that the paint will be lightfast 100 years in a museum conditions
+ + This sighn shows you that the paint will be lightfast 25 -100 years in a museum conditions
+ This sighn shows you that the paint will be lightfast 10 - 25 years in a museum conditions
0 This sighn shows you that the paint will be lightfast 0 - 10 years in a museum conditions
(P) - this sighn shows you that this is a basic colour