The colours are intermixable and an enhanced drying medium is available. Quicker drying than the oil-based ones, these colours are extremely easy to use, and equipment can simply be cleaned with soap and water.
This odourless and water soluble lino print colour is easy to use and thus offers an easy introduction to the technique of lino printing. The selected colours offer even printing results when used directly from the tube or mixed with each other, and are suitable for educational purposes as a result of the colour properties and the good value for money. The colour palette can be expanded extensively by mixing the colours. All colours can be mixed and combined with the Schmincke aqua lino print colours, as well as with aqua Lino mediums from the professional range. Thus, even beginners in linoprint can work with Schmincke colours and can achieve beautiful printing results.
The paints-inks are based on the Belgian binding agent STANDOLEJ, which offers special viscosity for graphical techniques, mainly for intaglio and relief. The etching paint has two main components: dyes and binding agents, also known as binders. The production process of these paints is composed of two main stages: component mixing and etching paint mixing. They dry quickly with no transparency or spilling and can be mixed and thinned with no risk of changing their initial properties. Etching inks are thinned with oils and mix well, which means that they can be mixed into any shades. Ιn black colour.