Colour Provenance ~ Laura Daza

October 27, 2014 @ LauraDaza


The DIY Colour Recipe Book tells the story of the Colour Provenance palette, 8 ancient colours: Whiteshell, Saffron, Ochre, Verdigris, Malachite, Azurite, Mummy Brown and Lamp Black. It shows key tools, secrets and my experience recreating these colours. The revival of historical recipes for making colour such as Cennino Cennini’s ‘Il libro dell’Arte’ and ancient Egyptian manuscripts, were part of the process and inspiration.

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