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Winsor & Newton Graphic Art Promarkers

Promarkers

Promarkers are a designed for creating colourful sketches and drawings, with both the creative professional and hobbyist in mind.
Published 01/10/20
winsor orange colour

Spotlight on: Winsor Orange

Winsor Orange is a single pigment orange, created to be a bold and vibrant orange for artists. Whilst making orange can be done easily by mixing red and yellow, variations can occur if proportions differ, so you can turn to Winsor Orange when you need consistency.
Published 11/08/20

Spotlight on: Scarlet Lake

Scarlett Lake is a vibrant red lake pigment; lake pigments are organic pigments derived from plants or the Mexican cochineal, a small scaled insect.  The cochineal produces a colour that…
Published 26/06/20

Spotlight on: Quinacridone Magenta

“Magenta” was a violet red aniline dye first produced in 1859.  Originally called fuchsine by the French Chemist François-Emmanuel Verguin who made and patented the dye, it was later renamed…
Published 25/06/20

Spotlight on: Phthalo Green

Explore the versatility of phthalo green, a pigment that produces everything from transparent, subtle colours to opaque and brilliant ones.
Published 16/04/20
Robert Rost: Crowd, oil on canvas

Artist profile: Robert Rost

Robert Rost advises aspiring artists to learn as much as they can about materials and techniques. Find out more about his paints and practice.
Published 13/12/19

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