Cranfield Caligo Safe Wash Etching Ink Process Red (Magenta) 150 ml tube

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RDCJ63601 Process Red (Magenta) 150 ml tube

Opacity: Transparent

Drying time: Average

Pigment: PV19 (C.I 73900) Polycyclic quinacridone

For anyone who wants solvent-free cleaning, this unique range of etching inks can be washed away with liquid soap and water.
Suitable for all types of intaglio printing e.g. etching, aquatint and line engraving. This range does not contain any driers.
For faster drying rates, add a small amount of cobalt or manganese driers. We always select lightfast pigments for our formulations.
All our inks are rated 6 or higher on the International Blue Wool Scale.
See also BLC 24911 Caligo Safe Wash Etching Process Blue ( Cyan) and YLC 91779 Caligo Safe Wash Etching Process Yellow. Our Process (or primary colours can be used in several ways, for example:
1. Mix the three process colours in varying proportions to create a spectrum of bright colour mixes of your own. You will find you can make a much wider range of greens, purples, blues, reds and oranges than you can achieve with a standard blue, red and yellow ink. Use white and black and extender to make an even wider range of tints and shades.
2. Over printing layers of these inks to create new colours where the transparent coloured layers overlap.
3. For printmakers who need a four colour process set (CMYK) to create prints with multiple plates.
(Depending on ink film thickness , you can adjust strength with extender as required)

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150 ml tube