Williamsburg Handmade Oil Colors has one of the most extensive lines of professional grade, quality oil paints. As a painter's paint, there are many things that make Williamsburg colors unique, such as milling each pigment to its own unique standard to develop the richest expression of color and undertone. Some colors feel slightly gritty; others extremely smooth. This approach preserves the range of texture oil paints had in the past. For artists seeking a convenient way to experience some of the color families within Williamsburg, they have assembled introductory sets containing eight colors in 11ml tubes, plus a 37ml tube of Titanium White. These value priced sets each include a great selection of colors that are representative of the Williamsburg paintmaking philosophy.
The Signature Colors Set is a collection of signature colors from the Williamsburg line. It includes 11ml tubes of brilliant yellow pale, alizarin orange, Persian rose, king's blue, Courbet green, Italian lemon ochre, Stil de Grain and French ardoise gray, plus a 37ml tube of titanium white.
The Landscape Colors Set is an excellent outdoor palette that allows artists to produce the wide variety of hues, shades and tints encountered in nature. It contains 11ml tubes of permanent yellow light, cadmium red light, alizarin crimson, ultramarine blue, Sevres blue, sap green, Italian lemon ochre and burnt sienna, plus a 37ml tube of titanium white.
The Traditional Colors Set is an ideal starting place for artists who are interested in exploring a more traditional range of colors. It contains 11ml tubes of cadmium lemon, cadmium yellow medium, cadmium red medium, alizarin crimson, ultramarine blue, cerulean blue (genuine), raw sienna and French raw umber, plus a 37ml tube of titanium white.
The Modern Colors Set is crisp and bright, with the ability to produce strong and clean tints. The modern colors are an excellent choice for painters looking to supplement their traditional colors with higher chroma alternatives and contemporary painters looking to explore a modern palette. Set contains 11ml tubes of permanent yellow light, permanent yellow deep, Fanchon red, permanent crimson, Egyptian violet, pthalo blue, pthalo green and quinacridone gold brown, plus a 37ml tube of titanium white.