In places where the sun’s brilliance meets the depth of the shadows, where contrasts play out in a dance of light and darkness, emerges a hue that captures the soul of twilight’s embrace: “Terra D’ombra”. This shade resonates with the muted tones of the forest floor at dusk, the hushed whispers of ancient groves, and the fleeting moments when day gives way to night. It’s the color of the earth bathed in the soft glow of a setting sun, of ancient roots burrowing deep into the mysteries of the soil, and of serene landscapes cloaked in evening’s serenity. “Terra D’ombra” is a testament to nature’s quieter moments, the times of reflection and introspection, and the beauty that lies in the balance of light and shadow. With each gaze upon this hue, one is reminded of nature’s profound subtleties, the delicate transition of time, and the allure of places where sun and shade intertwine.
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.