Sweet Poppy Stencil: Mica Powder Gold Pearl Lustre
Pearl Lustre Pigments are made from mica flakes, finely coated with titanium and /or oxides. The thickness and combination of coatings produces refraction of light to give an appearance similar to oil film on water.
They can be mixed with any medium, are non-toxicand totally lightfast.
They are impervious to acids, alkalis, water and temperatures up to 800*c and are best used over dark base coat colours. They give a wide range of effects( from soft satin to sparkling brilliance) over other colours.