The series employed a less expensive pigment compared with inorganic, used in the series of "Master Class". Tuba analogues are labeled "A" and match the colors of paints on the basis of the more expensive cobalt and cadmium pigments. Oil "Ladoga" in demand among experienced artists who are sensitive to the issue price, as the democratic cost and high quality blends. Some colors (e.g., ocher, sienna, umber) made of natural earth pigments.
‘Ladoga’ is a series of professional artist’ colours at a reasonable price. They are recommended for professional artists who have to be quite price sensitive when choosing the best type of drawing sets for important works at the best value for money. Pigment cost has much influence on the final price of artist’ colours, and ‘Nevskaya Palitra’ is pleased to offer artists a professional product for an advantageous price. We have developed new recipes and formulas of colours that are imitation versions of cadmium, cobalt and other expаnsive pigments, and, based on them, created the new ‘Ladoga’ set .
The new colours have colours and properties similar to their reference standards. The earth colours (ochre, sienna, umbra and etc.) are based on natural pigments, which translates into the full colour saturation and depth of colour shades.
To correspond to the highest professional product level, the Ladoga colours are based on a variety of components meticulously selected and mixed, and manufactured in applying traditional reliable technologies.
modern high-quality pigments - high concentration of pigments provides the full saturation of colours;
careful crushing of materials and traditional quality binders, giving an impeccable homogeneity and spreading;
earth colours are based on natural pigments;
the main palette includes light-fast colours – they maintain their original colour and give no yellowing and cracks over time.
As the colours are created using analog pigments, they are marked with letter ‘A’ on the labels. The ‘Ladoga’ series includes oil, watercolour and acrylic colours.
Artists’ oils of the ‘Ladoga’ series are a well-balanced palette of hues for skillful masters. The binders in the Ladoga oils are the same components as used in the ‘Nevskaya Palitra’ premium series. The colours have intense, deep, natural colourshades. They are perfectly well mixed, creating new pure tints. They have a dense, uniform consistency, which makes it possible to work in the pastose painting.