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Akua Liquid Pigment

(formerly Akua Kolor)

Designed for monotypes and monoprints, excellent for Moku Hanga (Japanese style printmaking). All the Akua Liquid Pigments are available in 4oz bottles (about 1/2 cup). They are heavily pigmented.

Several ink modifiers are available. To extend the ink or make it more transparent, add Extender, which is the base for Akua Liquid Pigment. To thicken it, either allow it to air-dry on a glass slab or in shallow bowls, or add Tack Thickener. Blending Medium can be used as a resist or to create wash effects on monotype plates. Retarder slows the drying rate and can be used as a release coat on monotype plates.

Release Agent was created specifically as a release coat when doing additive monotype brushwork and hand-printing with either a PinPress or a Baren. Roll Release Agent over the entire block before adding ink. It is also used for making ghost prints. A ghost print is the second print from a monotype plate that has been inked and printed once. It is a lighter version of the same image. By rolling Release Agent over the plate, it helps to transfer the remaining ink off the plate and onto another sheet of paper.

The colors shown below may be affected by your monitor settings and are intended to be used as a guide only.

Shipping Weight: 0.6 lb each

High Quantity Discount - Save 10%

Order Akua Liquid Pigment in boxes of 12 of the same color for a 10% discount. Please order early since orders may take up to two weeks to fill. Use the "Box of 12" column to place your order.
Shipping Weight: 5 lb per pack

Akua Liquid Pigment is also available in discounted Sets. Please see the list under "Akua Liquid Pigment" in the left-hand column.

Akua Liquid Pigment

  Price Enter Quantity
K7800 Lamp Black, semi-transparent PBLK-701
$9.99 Single Bottles (1-11)

$107.89 Box of Twelve

K7801 Jet Black, intense PBLK7
$9.99 Single Bottles (1-11)

$107.89 Box of Twelve

K7802 Phthalo Blue Green, intense PG15:3
$11.25 Single Bottles (1-11)

$121.50 Box of Twelve

K7803 Phthalo Blue, intense PB15
$11.25 Single Bottles (1-11)

$121.50 Box of Twelve

K7805 Ultramarine Blue, very trans. PB29
$11.25 Single Bottles (1-11)

$121.50 Box of Twelve

K7806 Phthalo Green Yellow, semi-trans PG36
$11.25 Single Bottles (1-11)

$121.50 Box of Twelve

K7808 Phthalo Green Blue, intense PG7
$11.25 Single Bottles (1-11)

$121.50 Box of Twelve

K7821 Pyrrole Orange, intense PO73
$13.35 Single Bottles (1-11)

$144.18 Box of Twelve

K7812 Scarlet Red, intense PR166
$13.35 Single Bottles (1-11)

$144.18 Box of Twelve

K7813 Crimson Red, intense PR170
$13.33 Single Bottles (1-11)

$143.96 Box of Twelve

K7814 Quinacridone Red, intense PV19-r
$13.33 Single Bottles (1-11)

$143.96 Box of Twelve

K7815 Red Oxide, semi-trans PR101
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7816 Quinacridone Violet, intense PV19
$13.35 Single Bottles (1-11)

$144.18 Box of Twelve

K7820 Titanium Dioxide White, semi-trans. PW6
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7822 Hansa Yellow, intense PY74
$11.25 Single Bottles (1-11)

$121.50 Box of Twelve

K7823 Lemon Yellow, semi-trans. PY3
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7824 Diarylide Yellow, semi-trans. PY83
$13.35 Single Bottles (1-11)

$144.18 Box of Twelve

K7826 Yellow Ochre, intense PY42
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7828 Burnt Sienna, transparent PBR7
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7830 Burnt Umber, semi-transparent PBR7
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7831 Raw Umber, semi-transparent PBR7
$10.40 Single Bottles (1-11)

$112.32 Box of Twelve

K7893

Extender Transparent base for Akua Liquid Pigment.
Also reconstitutes air thickened ink. Four ounce bottle.

For more Akua Ink modifiers, click here.

$8.28 Single Bottles (1-11)

$89.42 Box of Twelve

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