Lemon yellow is very valuable when painting, whether in natural landscapes and flowers or man-made objects. It is also important for mixing light lime greens and greenish yellows.; Sennelier gathers only the finest organic and inorganic pigments from around the world. These pure pigments are ground very slowly with extreme care to an extra-fine consistency. They are then combined at maximum concentration with an archival safflower oil to yield the highest possible tinting strength and a rich satin finish. This paint has a unique buttery texture.