A refreshing blend of reactive opaques and transparents. Fuss-free. A range of grind sizes gives this blend a nice textural quality.
Painting by Georgia O’Keeffe.
This was another fantastic blend that I think is destined to be a hit. It really worked well with a lot of base colours, and I especially loved the bright green.
First, here are my encasing tests. I found the inclusion of silver foil didn’t add a lot, but that just encased over and under Lauscha clear, the greens and blues made a very pretty effect.
I also made a set of Desert Spring beads encased in Kugler K100 clear:
I made some basic rounds with Desert Spring, and got some lovely and varied results.
And here are some lentil sets
And finally, here are my paddle tests of this blend. It doesn’t demonstrate the 104 palette in full by any means, but gives a pretty good idea of how the blend reacts with a variety of colours.