Coloring is one of the significant procedures in the beautification of cowhide things. It is the procedure of for all time changing the shade of cowhide by the utilization of a fluid colorant. The main elements of the calfskin which are permeable in nature assimilates and for all time holds the color arrangement. The entire skin can be colored before it is cut for the creation of cowhide articles or parts of an as of now delivered thing can similarly be colored. Be that as it may, when an entire cowhide is colored, there is an even entrance of the color.
On the off chance that articles are to be created before the utilization of colors on a few sections of the article, it is fitting that gaps in items, for example, belts, straps, and so on must be punched before the use of the colors since colors solidify calfskin. Likewise, the colors will shading and seal the opening edges making them uniform. Coloring must be done before the settling of any discoveries, for example, snaps, bolts, clasps, and so forth. The cowhide surface must be free from any outside matter. The calfskin must, in this manner, be completely washed to enhance the coloring expanding the ingestion and entrance rate of the cowhide.
There are a few methods for coloring cowhide and calfskin articles. In this area, the accompanying methods will be examined:
1. Entire cover up
2. Invert or substance side
3. Incited grain
1. Entire stow away-
This is the use of the color alcohol on the whole calfskin. It is critical to have enough amount of the color that will be adequate to color the entire stow away. In the event that the color runs out, it will be hard to get a similar shade of calfskin even subsequent to coloring the rest of the parts with a similar shade of the color. An extensive color instrument can be utilized as a part of applying the color alcohol to cover the whole stow away. Another option is to inundate the entire cover up in a color shower. After the coloring, the stow away is extended rigid for it to dry.
2. Turn around or substance side-
This is the coloring of the tissue side of the cowhide. Frequently, the substance sides of most tanned-colored skins purchased from the shop are left undyed. It is imperative to color them, particularly if the cowhide to be utilized for creating satchel folds, belts, and so forth where the tissue side of the calfskin will be appeared. It must be noticed that the entrance of the color alcohol is restricted to the substance side. The color utensil for oil and soul dissolvable colors must be all around washed in mineral oil. The color is then delicately brushed over the substance side of the calfskin. This gives the tissue side a shallow surface shading staying away from pointless seeping to the officially colored grain side.
3. Actuated grain-
This is the making of a grained impact on calfskin by the utilization of colors. In this coloring method, the color implement is left untreated in light of the fact that it gives the best grained impact. One method for making the simulated grains on the calfskin surface is by plunging the tips of a substantial sheep fleece and tenderly stroking just the tips over the cowhide. Another way is utilizing a firm wire brush to apply strokes over the cowhide. On the off chance that the squeezing is done sufficiently hard, the swarms of the wire brush will groove the calfskin and make a finished grain on its surface.
This is the procedure of coloring a cowhide with two hues joined (cross). The principal shaded color is connected on the cowhide after which the second shading is connected, bringing about another hued impact. For example, red colored over officially colored cowhide in the blue color will give a purpled impact. Different cross coloring impact incorporates:
Red over purple= Wine
Red over yellow= Scarlet
Dark colored over yellow= Light darker
Yellow over dull blue= Blue-green
Pink over orange= Deep orange
This is the coloring of layers of cowhide to be overlaid and utilized for the generation of articles, for example, jewelry pendants, divider reliefs and sculptural structures. Intriguing dimensional impacts can be made through the coloring to improve the general standpoint of the articles.
This is the coloring of bands. A color dauber is utilized as a part of applying the color alcohol on the bands or the bands can be pulled along under the dauber to apply the color on them. They can likewise be placed in a little holder loaded with color for the color alcohol to color them. On the off chance that the bands turn out to be solid, they can be rubbed down with seat cleanser or Vaseline oil jam.
Coloring is one of the most ideal methods for improving the surface nature of calfskin items by utilizing shaded colors to make beautifying designs on them.