Encaustic Slide

Mars Red

Intensely red, yet in a high key painting it appears almost brown. Surrounded by low key colors, it can be strikingly saturated but never electric. Makes salmon pink tints. Similar to the natural ochres: English Red or Light Red.

 

  • Paint Lines: Encaustic, Pigment Stick
  • Opacity: Opaque
  • Pigment Stick Drying Rate: Fast
  • Lightfastness: I - Excellent
  • Classification: Synthetic Inorganic
  • Color Index: PR101
  • Chemical Composition: synthesized iron oxide, calcined
  • Safety Information: Conforms to ASTM D-4236