This was derived from the fine embroidery being produced in England between 1200-1300 called Opus Anglicanum.
Woad, famously linked with the blue face of Boudicca and the Iceni tribe, was used to produce a range of blue dyes for the threads used.
Vintro "No Seal" Chalk Paint
Brand new "No Seal" Chalk Paint from Vintro Paint is designed for an ultra easy application with a self levelling formula for a smooth Matt Velvety finish. Uniquely for an authentic Chalk Paint requires no Wax or Lacquer to seal it. "No Seal" creates a soft matt finish with a 3% sheen, it is a strong wipeable finish suitable for indoor or outdoors application i.e. furniture, kitchen, outdoor furniture.
Like all of our paints, our "No Seal" Chalk Paint is rich in pigment for depth of colour and superior coverage, low odour and, of course, is safe for use on children’s furniture and toys. It is a water-based, environmentally friendly paint with low VOC’s and is EN71-3 certified (European Toy safe regulation) making it ideal for children's rooms.
Comes in a project size tin of 1 litre.