Schmincke Wooden Gouache Set

Schmincke Wooden Gouache Set


Regular price $80.00 Sale

This Schmincke gouache set includes 13 tubes of paint from white through warm and cool colors and then black. Each tube has 20 ml of paint. 

 The set measures 4 1/2" x 11"


Two chemists, related by marriage, founded Schmincke in 1881. Their goal was to find resin based oil paint recipes, a tradition beginning to die out prior to the invention of metal tubing which would keep the paint preserved. Not only did they reinvigorate the oil painting tradition but they spent a decade developing a water color recipe that would better the paints then coming out of England. Horadam Aquarell is still patented. More than one hundred years later, nothing can defy it’s color quality.