New: Roman Szmal Aquarius Watercolours

A very desirable watercolour with a unique range that provides exceptional value.

Available in full pans which are hand poured and wrapped in watercolour paper that has a swatch of the actual paint on it. Each colour is made in small batches to ensure quality control. The watercolours contain high quality gum arabic, glycerin, linden honey, distilled water and pure pigments.

- The full range consists of 165 colours.
- 142 are single pigment colours.
- Of note are the 42 Special Earth Colours using real natural earth pigments.
- All colours are lightfast.
- The best value artists watercolour in Australia, starting at $4.95.

Be prepared to be surprised by these beautiful watercolours.

Available on-line now with in-store to follow in June.

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20% Off Single Schmincke Watercolours

Acknowledged as a premium watercolour, Horadam Aquarell consists of 140 colours. Quality pigments, Oxgall and Gum Arabic combined with extensive testing ensures the highest lightfastness and quality. Schmincke are renowned for the intensity of colour they achieve and their watercolours certainly have great strength and clarity of colour which can make lesser watercolours look somewhat dull.

Available in 5ml tubes, 15ml tubes, half pans and full pans.

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15% Off Daniel Smith Half Pan Sets

Each pan has exactly the same colour formula as the tubes ensuring consistent quality right across the range. In order to achieve this consistency each pan must be hand poured three times. The half pan sets include metal case travel sets as well as colour themed compact plastic box sets.

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50% Off Yupo Pads

Special is strictly whilst stocks last. Yupo is a synthetic polypropylene paper made in the USA. It is bright white, extremely smooth, non-porous, stain resistant and extremely strong and durable paper. The paper remains perfectly flat, eliminating the need for soaking, stretching, or taping. Pigments applied to the Bright White sheet display their true clarity and brilliance.

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15% Off Raphael Squirrel Mop Brushes

This brush is Raphaels most versatile brush and has been used for over 100 years. Its reputation was such that it was known simply as the French watercolour mop. Each brush is hand-wired and made by a specially trained brushmaker. This brush holds more than any other in Raphael range.

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20% Off Flamboyant Watercolour Paper Blocks

The unique surface of this paper is random, extra rough and open. It has a soft feel to the touch. This paper is particularly well suited to rough and abstract work as it will allow you to create effects not possible with the more traditional surfaces. Due to the open nature of the paper it is not suitable for use of masking fluid. The paper is made of 50% Cotton and 50% Cellulose. It has all of the attributes required of an artist quality paper being natural white, 300gsm, Ph neutral, acid free and free from optical brighteners.

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New Schmincke Watercolour Sets

Three new limited edition sets have been released. They are:
- Set of 12 Half Pans with a Leather Pouch
- Set of 12 Half Pans in a Slimline Tin
- Set of 12 Full Pans in a Curved Oak Box

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Artists Watercolours

All of the watercolurs we range are of artist quality but each has something noteable about them which sets them apart from the others.

Daniel Smith

USA, 257 Colours
Largest watercolour range. Many unique colours. 48 luminous colours.
15ml Tubes, Half Pans,

Dr Ph Martins Hydrus

USA, 36 Colours
Liquid, lightfast and transparent watercolor with brilliance.
29.5ml Bottles

Gansai Tambi

Japan, 48 Colours
Traditional Japanese Watercolours
Large Pans


Japan, 108 Colours
Vivid, brilliant, transparent colours. Excellent handling.
15ml Tubes

QoR by Golden

USA, 83 Colours
The modern watercolour. Unique Binder. Depth of colour with minimal colour shift from wet to dry.
11ml Tubes

Roman Szmal Aquarius

Poland, 165 Colours
142 Single Pigment Colours
42 Special Real Earth Pigment Colours
Full Pans

Schmincke Aqua Drop

Germany, 24 Colours
Highly pigmented lightfast liquid watercolours.
30ml Bottles

Schmincke Horadam

Germany, 140 Colours
Intensity of colour and clarity.
Tubes, Pans, Aqua Bronzes

Sennelier l'Aquarelle

France, 98 Colours
Honey Based Watercolour.
Luminous, brilliant colour.
10ml Tubes, Half Pans

Winsor & Newton

Now France, 110 Colours
The original moist watercolour. Excellent reliability and quality.
5ml Tubes







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Daniel Smith Dr Ph Martins Gansai Tambi
Holbein QoR by Golden Roman Szmal
Schmincke Sennelier Winsor & Newton  
Schmincke Sennelier  
Aquamonolith Marino Pencil  
Aqua Drop Liner Masking Fluid Mediums
Paper & Boards
Aquaboard Arches Bockingford
Fabriano Flamboyant Fontaine
Holbein Albireo Magnani Annigoni Magnani Aqua
Saunders Stonehenge Aqua Yupo
Isabey Cats Isabey Dagger Isabey Wide Flat
Isabey Sable Quill Isabey Kazan Quill Raphael Kaerell
Raphael Sable Raphael Squirrel Raphael SoftAqua
Raphael Varnish    





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