Hot Cakes are ready-to-use professional encaustic paints that come in a convenient reusable metal tin. Only the finest, artist-grade, lightfast pigments are used in the manufacture of these paints. Hot Cakes paints are solvent-free.
Color Swatch created using varied application and was applied on primed hardboard material.
Al2O3 + Cr2O3 + ZnO2
A variant on Cerulean Blue PB36 that is slightly less bright and slightly more greenish.
Cobalt salts have excellent lightfastness and temperature stability.
Cobalt salts are toxic when ingested or inhaled, and slightly toxic on contact with the skin. Evidence of Chromium(III) carcinogenicity is inconclusive. Chromium(III) salts appear in greenish pigments. Chromium(VI) salts, which appear in yellowish pigments, have been proven to cause cancer. WARNING: This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer.
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