dye pigments technical information
We have added technical information about KAMA dye pigments on the site (compatible solvents, solubility, approximate tones etc.). This information will be useful to those who wish to plan the yield and color of the dyes they are buying.
29/03/2012 : KAMA on TV
This segment was originally aired march 23, 2012 on the show c'est ça la vie on CBC. The report focuses on how we are making KAMA's artists' oil paints and why chose to do it the way we do.
15/02/2012 : La liste.tv
9/02/2012 : La tête ailleurs
This Saturday (Feb 11th, 2012) Vincent Deshaies will be Jacques Bertrand’s guest at the show to discuss the color red and pigments. Don’t miss it!
25/12/2011 : L'artisan des couleurs
The Montreal newspaper Le Devoir has just published an article about kama oil paints, and the artists' who use them (French only).
31/08/2011 : Aboveground Art Fair
We will be attending the Aboveground Art Fair on august 31st from 12:00 - 15:00. We will be there to present KAMA products, giving samples and answering technical questions you may have. Drop by to meet us and exchange on KAMA products if you are in the neighbourhood
12/04/2011：Société des ocres de France
We are pleased to announce that we now will now be carrying pigments from the French ochre society (société des ocres de france).
These new pigments will complement our existing selection by adding new hard-to-find shades & some new natural pigments.French ochre society pigments' page
14/04/2011 : UPDATE, New oil paint colors
These 3 colors were developed and added to our line during the month of January. They are now available to order online and through the retail store.
11/03/2011 : Japanese Earthquake
All of the staff at KAMA pigments is extending its deepest sympathies, support and wishes to the Japanese people in thee difficult times.
9/02/2011 : Classes and workshops
KAMA pigments will now start to offer classes and workshops about techniques and materials. We will begin May 2nd with an encaustic workshop.
For additionnal information or to register, please follow these links:
02/11/2010 : KAMA pigments in Japan
We have launched a new site for our Japanese clients. www.kamapigment.jp
22/10/2010 : New KAMA website
Welcome to the redesigned version of our website. If you have any comments that could help us make the site better, click here to let us know.
10/07/2011 : Symposium Artistes au travail
We will be at the symposium Artistes au travail on July 9-10 to make demonstrations on paint making and answering questions about Kama products. If you’re around, don't hesitate to come and meet us.
12/03/2010 : Fluorescent pigments
New products ! We now sell a complete range of these pigments in dry powder form. Limited light fastness
11/03/2010 : Glow in the dark pigments
Recently added blue, orange and yellow glow in the dark pigments. They are stable and can be used with any binder to make paints, jewellery or other projects, long afterglow.
02/03/2010 : Dyes
We now offer a selection of basic synthetic dyes soluble in alcohol and water. Can be used to stain wood or prepare inks. Limited light fastness