Paint made with ground pigment and groundwater.

Ancient cultures in the Near East believed inside stone was the revelatory voice of local wisdom deities – a secret kind of cosmic chatter.

A few different binders you can use to make paint from pigment ⊳

egg yolk
egg whites
spit
flaxseed/linseed oil
seed oils
walnut oils
bee wax
tree resin
fat of animal or human
blood of living creature
milk of living creature
raptor dung
salt water