Vinta Leyte

  • Colour: Warm, seaweed green.
  • Special Attributes:
    • Shade: Yes, it does show a different between light shade and dark.
    • Sheen: None.
    • Shimmer: Nope.
  • Watercolour Usage: This runs very well with water, and it cools as well, which I find lovely. It seems to separate the yellow from the blue with water and I love that.
  • Harkens to Mind: Sea kelp, they got the name spot on. It’s also very mossy and licheny. It’s earth and sea!
  • Similar to: Very close to Rohrer & Klingner Alt Goldgrun.
  • Expense: $14.50/30ml as of 2023.
  • Example: An actress from the late 1800s whose name I should have written down but did not.

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If it weren’t so similar to Alt Goldgrun, I would own it. When I run out of that, though, I think I’ll buy this instead.

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