Recipe Heritage colours
"Heritage Paints. Sustainable, Non-Toxic and Traditional Painting Techniques. Recipes". Åse Högström
This book wants to inspire a sustainable, fun, simple and creative creation with traditional colors and techniques from our cultural heritage. The book contains a collection of painting recipes that the author has used during his professional life as a craftsman. These recipes are simple and non-toxic and have been used for many generations before us.
It contains 14 recipes on how to make your own cultural heritage paints such as egg tempera, egg oil tempera, linseed oil paint, glue paint, drink painting, film milk, etc. 9 other recipes for watercolour, charcoal chalk, wax chalk etc. It also contains the history of 14 different pigments.
Shipping & Delivery
The packages are normally sent within 1-3 working days and the delivery time is 3-5 working days within Sweden. The packages are sent by DHL by truck to a drop-off point, where you as a customer then pick up the package when it suits you. Often this is your local grocery store or kiosk.
The shipping cost
SEK 125 incl. VAT for domestic shipping and free shipping over SEK 2,500.
Postage SEK 60 incl. VAT for orders under SEK 100. When ordering just one color sample, shipping is free.
Some bulky and heavy items are more expensive in shipping. The exact amount is calculated at checkout.
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Advice & Guidance
Knowing which items are needed and how to use them can feel tricky. We are therefore available during the store's opening hours via phone and email to help with tips and advice so that your project will be as good as possible.