Silk Colors

"Jains" by Karen Sistek


                        Silk Painting DVDs 

"Jains" by Karen Sistek 
(using Red Label Silk Color Dyes)


Silk Painting DVDs by Natasha Foucault:


Jacquard’s Silk Colors are liquid dyes used primarily for direct application silk painting. The range consists of 20 intermixable colors—the essential rudiments for an infinite palette of vivid hues.

Silk Colors - Visual Color Mixing Chart by Linda Gass  Click here to download this handy Silk Colors Visual Color Mixing Guide, courtesy of artist Linda Gass

Unlike European silk colors (which tend to be liquid acid dyes), Jacquard’s Silk Colors are modified fiber-reactive dyes. This allows for easier setting, better lightfastness and maximum washfastness.

Green Label Dyes

Red Label Dyes



Green Label Dyes

Green Label dyes are formulated for use directly out of bottle, a convenience that attracts beginners and professionals alike. Green Label dyes may be set in two ways: by immersion in our Permanent Dyeset Concentrate or by steaming.

Silk painting


*Sizes - 20 Colors

 2 fl oz/59.15 ml  (Item JAC1)
 8.45 fl oz/250 ml  (Item JAC2)*
 1 qt/0.95 L  (Item JAC3)*

 *Larger sizes available at the Jacquard Bulk & Specialty Store

Also available in a Kit and Class Pack

Silk Colors - Green LabelWhere to Buy

Green Label Dye Instructions

Silk Colors Mixing Chart

Steaming Instructions


Silk Colors - Red Label

Where to Buy


Red Label Dyes

These high energy fiber-reactive dyes are concentrated for economy, making them especially well-suited for professional artists and production studios. Red Label Silk Colors are ideal for traditional silk painting, as well as for many specialty applications, such as discharge, chemical resist, printing and shibori. Must be set with steam.

Silk painting, specialty applications utilizing: discharges, chemical resist, printing and diffusion

Silk, cotton, rayon and other natural fibers

Sizes* - 20 Colors

 8.45 fl oz/250 ml  (Item RED2)
 1 qt/0.95 L  (Item RED3)

*Larger sizes available at the Jacquard Bulk & Specialty Store


Red Label Dye Instructions

Silk Colors Mixing Chart

Steaming Instructions


  701 Citron   714 Carmine Red   722 Royal Blue   735 Kelly Green
  703 Yellow   715 Magenta   723 Sapphire Blue   736 Viridian Green
  706 Apricot   717 Digital   725 Cyan   745 Brown Sienna
  710 Poppy Red   718 Purple   730 Turquoise   750 Chocolate Brown
  712 Scarlet   721 Night Blue   732 Marine Green   759 Black