Italian Gold Ochre

Italian Gold Ochre Light

Made from a natural pigment quarried in Italy. This earthy yellow is bright and warm.

From our Earth Pigment Range. 

Available in half pans.

Building your own palette? Buy 4 or more individual colours and get a free Art Scribe pocket sized tin to keep your watercolours safe. Ideal gift.


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Italian Gold Ochre


Handmade watercolour paint Yellow Ochre – Italian Gold Light

Our handmade watercolour paint Yellow Ochre – Italian Gold Light is made from pigment quarried in northern Italy. A pale but warm yellow with a strong earthy character. It is lighter and less opaque than Yellow Iron Oxide.

Qualities of Yellow Ochre – Italian Gold:

Italian Gold Ochre – Ranging from warm and earthy yellow to a wash that softly glows.

Semi- transparent.


Excellent lightfastness.

Earth pigment.

Colour Index: PY43

Art Scribe Italian Gold Ochre is made in small batches. The artist grade pigments are sourced from Kremer Pigments which we have hand mulled and suspended in our natural binder. Read how we make our handmade watercolours in About

Building your own palette?

Buy 4 or more individual colours and we’ll pop them in an Art Scribe pocket sized tin to keep your watercolours safe. The pans will be secured to the tin by magnets. If you do not want magnetic pans, please state this in ‘order notes’ at checkout.

Additional information

Weight 0.010 g
Dimensions 180 × 115 × 25 mm

Italian Gold Ochre