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Watercolour Paints

The Pegasus Art watercolour paints range features student and artist quality paints from the world's leading collections. With tubes and pans in a huge variety of colours and metallics, together with sets, tester sets and tester cards we have everything you need to get creative whether you are an experienced artist or are just starting out. Our range also features travel bags and empty tins for your paints so you are able to paint anywhere.

Tubes, Pans and Half Pans

With watercolour paints you can invest in tubes or pans in a huge variety of colours. For the uninitiated, pans and half pans are small, square cakes of pigment. These are held in small plastic or metal boxes. The lids of these small boxes can be used for mixing. So should you choose tubes of paint or pans?

Pans can be easier to use because you have quick and easy access to your colours. You won't have to put your brush down to open a tube or squeeze out colour. They are more convenient for painting in the field, being compact and portable. Pans also tend to be more affordable but are best suited to small paintings.

Tubes offer greater flexibility in terms of the amount of paint and sizes of brushes that you can use. Tubes are kinder to your brushes and enable you to tackle larger scale pieces.

Schmincke Watercolours

Schmincke have been producing the finest quality paints since the late 19th century. Their reputation for superior quality is well deserved and their collection features a wonderful array of colours. Schmincke Akademie watercolours have a high concentration of pigment giving you consistent brilliance and controlled flow to your paper. This range is suitable for students and is more affordable that the artist watercolour paint range, Horadam. Schmincke Horadam watercolours are available in both pans and tubes.

Winsor & Newton Watercolours

First introduced in 1830, Windsor and Newton watercolours offer consistency and excellent quality. The purity, quality and reliability is impressive and with their high concentration of pigment, these paints handle beautifully.

Cotman

With more than 40 colours to choose from, this range is certainly comprehensive. Cotman watercolours are a good choice for beginners. The quality is high but some of the more costly pigments have been replaced with economical alternatives to deliver an affordable collection with good working properties.

Daniel Smith

This extensive collection of watercolours features only pigment and gum Arabic. With no fillers or extenders, these paints will impress serious watercolour artists. This innovative collection changed the world of watercolour and give artists new and exciting colour choices including quinacridone pigments with which you can achieve striking and original effects.

Gansai Tambi

These traditional handmade blocks of Japanese watercolours are vibrant and translucent. They exhibit a slight sheen and are ideal for creating both light washes and heavy layers. Similar to gouache paints but with a glossier finish, these paints are now available in individual colours.

Aqua Bronze Set: Pale Gold, Silver & Copper Aqua Bronze Set: Pale Gold, Silver & Copper
£27.99
1 in stock
NEW Aqua Bronze Set of 3: Pale Gold, Silver and Copper SPECIAL OFFER Aqua Bronze Powders which used to be called Tro-Col-Bronze is a series of brilliant dry pigments for use with watercolors and gouache. Achieve stunning gilded effects in your paintings and other artwork with Schmincke lBronze Pigments. There is a dried medium within these powders, just add water and you have a wonderful brilliant…
Cotman Watercolour 21ml Tubes Cotman Watercolour 21ml Tubes
£5.75
£5.25
In stock
Cotman Watercolour - Recommended Student Watercolour Paints 21ml Tubes Cotman watercolours are an economical, great quality beginners water colour paint.   Winsor & Newton Cotman Water Colours are a range of water colours that are made to a high quality but costs are kept to an economical level by replacing some of the more costly pigments with less expensive alternatives. The range consists of 40…
Cotman Watercolour 45 Half Pan Studio Set Cotman Watercolour 45 Half Pan Studio Set offer
£89.99
£59.99
Out of stock
This Winsor & Newton Cotman watercolour studio 45 half pan set has a fresh innovative design that proves highly versatile and suitable for all water colour techniques. The injection-moulded box is specifically designed to provide maximum colour mixing space for the artist with three large palette areas and a variety of well sizes to suit all water colour techniques. The detachable palette, lid and…
Cotman Watercolour 8ml Tubes Cotman Watercolour 8ml Tubes
£2.75
£2.50
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Cotman Watercolour - Recommended Student Watercolour Paints 8ml Tubes Cotman watercolours are an economical, great quality beginners water colour paint.   Winsor & Newton Cotman Water Colours are a range of water colours that are made to a high quality but costs are kept to an economical level by replacing some of the more costly pigments with less expensive alternatives. The range consists of 40…
Cotman Watercolour Brush Pen Set NEW Cotman Watercolour Brush Pen Set NEW
£19.99
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NEW Cotman Watercolour Box Set includes Fine Tip Water Brush : 12 Half Pan Watercolours Colours included: Burnt Sienna, Yellow Ochre, Sap Green, Viridian Hue, Turquoise, Dioxazine Violet, Payne's Grey, Lamp Black, Chinese White, Lemon Yellow Hue, Alizarin Crimson Hue, Ultramarine Cotman Watercolours are an excellent start point for beginners and students. Cotman Water Colours possess good transpar…
Cotman Watercolour Compact Set Cotman Watercolour Compact Set
£28.99
£17.99
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The Compact Set of Cotman Watercolours includes 14 half pans of Cotman colours in a sturdy plastic container. Cleverly designed with extra mixing palette space that pulls out and small water carrier attachment. Thumb hole for comfort in use Pocket sized Detachable lid for easy cleaning Detachable sliding palette Mediums dish 14 Half Pans Round brush Cotman Watercolour Compact Set
Cotman Watercolour Half Pans Cotman Watercolour Half Pans
£2.40
£2.10
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Cotman Watercolour - Recommended Student Watercolour Paints Half Pans Cotman watercolours are an economical, great quality beginners water colour paint.   Winsor & Newton Cotman Water Colours are a range of water colours that are made to a high quality but costs are kept to an economical level by replacing some of the more costly pigments with less expensive alternatives. The range consists of 40…
Cotman Watercolour Painting Plus Set 12 x 8ml tubes + Brush PA1756-923 Cotman Watercolour Painting Plus Set 12 x 8ml tubes + Brush PA1756-923
£38.50
£25.99
2 in stock
Cotman Watercolour set with 12 x 8ml tubes giving the artist a comprehensive colour choice. Cotman watercolours are good quality colours at an economical price Painting Plus Painting Box of Cotman Watercolour tubes. 12 x 8ml tubes of colours. Removable clip on palette which can be clipped on either side of the set for extended mixing Second internal palette which can be used inside or outside the…
Cotman Watercolour Sketchers Pocket Box 12 Half Pans Cotman Watercolour Sketchers Pocket Box 12 Half Pans offer
£18.99
£14.99
4 in stock
Cotman Watercolours have been specially developed for the watercolourist who requires transparent Water Colours at a uniform and economical price. Cotman Water Colours posses good transparency with excellent tinting strength and working properties. Cotman Watercolour Sketchers Pocket Box 12 Half pans in sturdy pocket-sized plastic box 1 travel pocket brush An extremely popular first watercolour se…
Daler Rowney Aquafine Mini Travel Tin - Watercolour Pocket Set Daler Rowney Aquafine Mini Travel Tin - Watercolour Pocket Set
£11.95
£9.95
8 in stock
Aquafine Mini Travel Tin Set of Watercolours, Brush and Mixing Palette Space This is a perfect pocket sized set for every watercolour artist.  The Aquafine watercolour range has been specially formulated by Daler Rowney to provide the watercolourist with vibrant, free flowing, transparent colours which can be mixed for endless creative possibilities.   An ideal travel companion of 10 half pans, a…
Daniel Smith Mixing Palette Ultimate Set + Free Large Sable Brush Daniel Smith Mixing Palette Ultimate Set + Free Large Sable Brush offer
£159.99
£89.99
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Daniel Smith Ultimate Mixing Half Pan Watercolour Set + Empty Travel case + FREE Pegasus Art  Kolinsky Sable Round Size 11made by the renowned Da Vinci company - only 4 available The Daniel Smith Extra Fine Watercolours artists love are now available in half pan sets.  This offer from Pegasus Art which includes a fabulous Kolinsky Sable brush includes a set of 15 half pan colours in one travel cas…
Daniel Smith Offer - Essentials & Primatek Set + 230 Dot Card Daniel Smith Offer - Essentials & Primatek Set + 230 Dot Card
£107.50
£67.50
1 in stock
Daniel Smith Watercolours Limited Edition Set includes 1 x Essentials Set; 1 x PrimaTek Set & 1 x 230 Daniel Smith Dot Card - A BRILLIANT SAVING ON THESE SETS AND DOT CARD Everything you need to begin your artistic journey with the beautiful Daniel Smith watercolours. Combine the heavenly transparent colours in the Essentials set with the heavier body granulated texture of the PrimaTek watercolour…
Daniel Smith Watercolour Paint Essentials Set Daniel Smith Watercolour Paint Essentials Set
£35.25
£29.38
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Daniel Smith Essential Watercolour Set 6 x 5ml Introduced in 2015 the new Daniel Smith Essentials Watercolour Set is perfect for starting out with these wonderful watercolour paints. The new set has six 5ml transparent watercolours and the pigments have been carefully selected to give you a wide range of colours, values and mixing possibilities. The Essentials Set includes: Hansa Yellow Light, New…
Daniel Smith Watercolour Primatek Set 6x5ml Daniel Smith Watercolour Primatek Set 6x5ml
£40.90
£36.50
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Daniel Smith Watercolour Primatek Set : Extra Special Colours 6 x 5ml Allow your imagination to run riot with Daniel Smith's Primatek Watercolours and work with these authentic mineral pigment watercolour paints to discover antiquity's most precious hues. The Primatek colours include heavier body granulated textures. Daniel Smith water colours included: Hematite,Rhodonite Genuine, Mayan Blue Genui…
Daniel Smith Watercolour Tester Card - 66 Pure Colour Dots To Try Daniel Smith Watercolour Tester Card - 66 Pure Colour Dots To Try
£8.75
£7.25
3 in stock
This tester card of 66 Dots of Daniel Smith Watercolours allows you to test before you invest! Daniel Smith Watercolours are literally pure pigment and gum arabic. There are no fillers or extenders. If you are a serious watercolour artist these are for you. Daniel Smith has designed a wonderful way for everyone to sample 66 of their watercolours. This Try It Sheet contains 66 paint-able dots of pu…
Daniel Smith Watercolours 15ml Tubes Daniel Smith Watercolours 15ml Tubes
£12.99
£11.04
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Daniel Smith Watercolour Paints in 15ml Size Beautiful bluish-red pigment from the transparent staining family, Alizarin Crimson is listed on the basic palette of a vast majority of artists. Intense and dark in value, Alizarin Crimson mixes cleanly with most pigments to create dark mixtures and warm neutrals. A combination of Aureolin (Cobalt Yellow) and French Ultramarine with Alizarin renders a…
Daniel Smith Watercolours 5ml Tubes Daniel Smith Watercolours 5ml Tubes
£6.99
£5.94
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Daniel Smith Watercolour Paints in 5ml Size Daniel Smith Watercolours are literally pigment and gum arabic. There are no fillers or extenders. If you are a serious watercolour artist these are a must to try. Daniel Smith set out to create a line of professional watercolours with one goal in mind: to bring the watercolour artist the very best product available. His dream came to fruition with the i…
Gansai Tambi Gem Colours Set 6 x Sparkly Colours Gansai Tambi Gem Colours Set 6 x Sparkly Colours
£18.25
1 in stock
Gansai Tambi Gem Colors Set of 6 shades of paints in jewel colours. They have been individually pigmented and are ideal for adding shimmer and shine to your artworks. This is a palette of 6 beautiful metallic-toned sparkle watercolours that shimmer and shine. The range of gem colours are perfect for adding magnificent luminous effects for your calligraphy, brush lettering, illustrations, paintings…
Gansai Tambi Starry Colours 6 x Metallic Watercolours Gansai Tambi Starry Colours 6 x Metallic Watercolours
£18.25
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Gansai Tambi Starry Colors is a palette of 6 beautiful gold mica watercolours that shimmer and shine. The range of gold metallic shades are perfect for adding magnificent luminous effects for you illustrations, lettering, landscapes and many other projects. It is perfectly compatible with existing Gansai Tambi paint sets. The pans are extra large giving you plenty of paint to work with!
Gansai Tambi Watercolour Blocks - Individual Colours Gansai Tambi Watercolour Blocks - Individual Colours
£2.40
In stock
Gansai Tambi Individual Watercolours: Single Pan size 4.5cm x 2.5cm (1.75" x 1") Traditonal Handmade Japanese Watercolours - Gansai Tambi These beautiful large pan watercolours, vibrant, transluscent or with more layers opaque, with a slight sheen are now available to buy individually. Easy to use with a water brush or watercolour brush, you can create light washes or heavy layers of paint.  Gansa…

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