Collection: Earth Colors

Deserted Mining Camp by Ernest L. Blumenschein, oil/canvas 1940 at the Harwood Museum of Art in New Mexico

Deserted Mining Camp by Ernest L. Blumenschein, c.1940 oil/canvas, Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, New Mexico

It is our pleasure to offer genuine Traditional Earth Colors. Milled with the finest pure Linseed Oil to ensure painters authentic pigmentation, lush consistency and rich distinctive color.

As a delicate yellow earth, authentic Yellow Ochre makes possible the mixing of sensitive greens or subtle warming of flesh tones.

More robust, the red earths include warm and pinkish Terra Rosa, and the cooler Pompeian and Indian Reds.

Essential to classical realist paintings, the rich brown earths beautifully complement blues and tame powerful phthalos.

Choose from the warm toned Raw, Scarlet, and Burnt Siennas, or the cooler Red, Burnt, and Raw Umbers.

Visit our numerous posts, featuring traditional or modern earth colors, on our blog's Earth Colors category under PAINT in the menu

All milled with the finest alkali refined Linseed Oil in limited quantities for a naturally drying durable paint film.  800-932-9375

Also of interest:
Explore our selection of rich Mars Colors in our blog post Mars Colors: Bold and Bright that surveys five different Mars Colors paired with museum Masterpieces showing their use.