What is in the lapis lazuli pigments?
Our lapis lazuli pigments contain pure lazurite, which is the mineral responsible for the stunning blue color in lapis lazuli. We carefully extract and process the lazurite to create our pigment, ensuring that it is free from impurities such as pyrite and calcite, resulting in a rich ultramarine blue pigment. There are no added dyes or toxic chemicals used in the production process.
Are there any dyes added?
No, we do not add any dyes to our lapis lazuli pigments. The beautiful blue color is solely derived from the natural lazurite content in the lapis lazuli stone. We believe in providing you with the purest and most authentic pigment possible.
Are the pigments non-toxic?
Yes, they are completely non-toxic. We take pride in the fact that we do not use any harmful chemicals or additives during the extraction and processing of the lazurite. You can confidently use our pigments for various artistic and creative applications without worrying about any health concerns.
Where are the lapis pigments made?
Our lapis lazuli pigments are proudly made in Canada. We prioritize quality, purity, and environmentally responsible practices in our production process.
What pigment grade is it?
Our lapis lazuli pigment is of the highest grade, known as "Fra Angelico." This grade represents the pinnacle of quality and purity in lapis lazuli pigments, ensuring that you get the most vibrant and intense blue color for your artistic projects.
Does it have any special storage/preservation requirements?
Our lapis lazuli pigments do not have any specific preservation requirements. They can be stored in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight or extreme temperatures. As long as you store them in suitable conditions, they will remain stable and ready for your creative use.