In the verdant embrace of orchards, where blossoms sway with the whisper of spring and fruits ripen under the summer sun, emerges a hue that celebrates nature’s tender artistry: “Corteccia Di Ciliegia”. This shade embodies the intricate patterns and textures of cherry tree bark, a testament to years of growth, change, and resilience. It’s the hue of twilight silhouettes against a rosy sky, of branches bearing the promise of succulent cherries, and of the protective embrace that shields these precious fruits. “Corteccia Di Ciliegia” sings of serene strolls beneath canopies of white blossoms, of petals falling like soft snow, and of the bittersweet juxtaposition of the tree’s rugged exterior with its delicate offerings. In its depth, one can sense the romance of springtime, the nostalgia of childhood orchard visits, and nature’s ever-present cycle of renewal.
POWDER FOR DIORAMA AND NATIVITY SCENE BASES by COLLE21
RESIN: Derived from certain plants. Dried to reduce drying times.
POZZOLANA: Of volcanic origin, rich in minerals and partly rocky. Provides color, binding properties, and water resistance. Contains silicates of aluminum, calcium, and iron. In nature, serves as a fertilizer for plants.
ALUMINUM CALCIUM: Contains aluminum oxide. A mix of bauxite and calcium carbonate baked at high temperatures to produce iron and aluminum oxides. Accelerates solidification.
Environmentally Friendly: Composition is environmentally conscious.
Quantity: 250g of COLLE21 powder + COLLE21 vinyl + water = 400 ml of product.
Safety: Non-toxic. No primer required. Reduced drying times, in just a few minutes.
Instructions for Use:
Mix 60g of powder, 20g of COLLE21 vinyl glue, and 2 teaspoons of water.
After mixing the paste, spread about 2mm of product onto the base.
Decorate quickly (within 5 minutes max).
If more water is added, the paste becomes tough and harder to dry.
Possible decorations: stones, grass, gravel, moss, twigs, dry leaves, etc.
For a cracked earth effect: use less water.
For a dust effect: after spreading the paste, sprinkle and moisten with a spray.
Coloring: Possible with earths and pigments.
Dry use: Ideal as mortar between bricks.
Use as stucco: Applicable on various materials, including polystyrene, wood, ceramic, etc. Thanks to the resin, no primer is needed.
For a realistic ground: Dab with a damp brush after application.
Use as glue: Perfect for static grass.
For further tips and demonstrations, check out the videos by Francesca Diorama.