Color Spotlight: Sodalite Genuine

Daniel Smith – Sodalite Genuine

Sodalite is one of Daniel Smith’s exclusive Primatek colors made from real minerals. This one is a granulating, very dark blue. I’d say this is a good substitute for Indigo (which is traditionally blue + black) if you’re looking for something in that color family that is more granulating and/or single pigment.

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Color Spotlight: Manganese Blue Hue (PB15)

Daniel Smith Manganese Blue Hue (PB15)

Manganese Blue Hue, made from the same pigment as the Phthalo Blues but designed to mimic the original Manganese Blue, a toxic color that has mostly been removed from major lines. Original Manganese Blue was a non-staining, liftable, and granulating light blue.

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