Cahuilla Native Americans used dried oasis palm leaves to thatch the roofs of their brush-walled dwellings. We can imagine how our earthy October Thatch could modulate and animate the desert light filtering through these modest interiors.
We recently rediscovered Paolo Uccello’s “The Battle of San Romano “ in London’s National Gallery. Awed by its pink, created by faded Red Lake layered over gold and silver leaf, we are reminded how effects of light can reside in thin films of interacting pigments.
To achieve your final paint color, take the Paint Pigment to your local Benjamin Moore dealer and have them mix it with the Regal Select base indicated on the Paint Pigment label following mixing instructions below.
1. Pour Paint Pigment into 1 gallon of untinted specified Regal Select base indicated on Paint Pigment label. Paint Pigment is made with colorants compatible with the specified bases. Contact the Color Factory for additional information.
2. Add 1 or 2 oz. of water to Pigment jar, close top, shake and pour the remainder into the base.
3. Agitate gallon on shaker for 6 minutes.
4. Apply enclosed "Donald Kaufman Special Pigment Formula" sticker to blended gallon.