These water-resistant, professional-grade wax artist crayons are soft and easy to work with. They offer high pigment content and a uniform texture. Use Neocolor artist crayons on various materials, including paper, cardboard, glass, leather, and wood.
Color Swatch created using heavy to light application and was applied on 100 lb (163 gsm) drawing paper material.
This Hansa Yellow ranges from reddish yellow to greenish yellow with temperature shifts from cool to warm hues. It has good tinting strength and average to slow drying time.
This Hansa Yellow has excellent lightfastness, particularly in the darker shades.
Hansa Yellow has no significant acute hazards, though its chronic hazards have not been well studied.
Hansa Yellows were first made in Germany just before WW1 from a series of synthetic dyestuffs called Pigment Yellow. They were intended to be a synthetic replacement for Cadmium Yellow.
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