Encaustic Slide

Sap Green

The original Sap Green, dating back to medieval times, was a watercolor pigment made from buckthorn berries, mixed with alum into a thick, sap-like syrup. Like the original, ours has a dark earthy mass tone and a rich yellow-green undertone.


  • Paint Lines: Encaustic, Pigment Stick
  • Opacity: Transparent
  • Pigment Stick Drying Rate: Medium
  • Lightfastness: I - Excellent
  • Classification: Mixed
  • Chemical Composition: Indian yellow + phthalo green + transparent iron oxide
  • Safety Information: Conforms to ASTM D-4236