PAINTINGS

WHITE – The last date of Art and Chemistry

cover photo about white blog post

              White is the lightest color and is achromatic (having no hue), because it fully reflects and scatters all the visible wavelengths of light. White was also one of the first colours used in art. The Lascaux Cave in France contains drawings of bulls and other animals drawn by paleolithic artists between 18,000 and…

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IDEAS, PAINTINGS

Green pigment – The most poisonous date

green the poisonous colour in history

Green is the colour that you get if you combine two of the three basic colours. Blue and yellow. But the fact that you can derive it from two basic colours does not mean that it has no story to tell. Since the greens that came from mixing yellow and blue usually turned brown after some time, ancient people have…

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PAINTINGS, Uncategorized

RED – when Chemistry is dating Art

gameofpaint blog post about the origination of colors,

I m so fond of color – I absolutely love mixing colours, getting my hands dirty and making new colour hues as I have imagined. Making a research to find how colors  are made and  what is the natural ingredients they have been used since antiquity, was something I wanted to do for a long time. I thought it would…

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