Usage: Chinese Brush Painting, Gong-bi, Watercolor
Size: Available in 5mL and 14mL
Over the years since its beginnings in London, England in the early 1800s, Winsor & Newton has earned a reputation for producing a high quality art product. Its watercolors are acclaimed for both their brilliance and transparency.
OAS offers these paints that are featured in many of Ning Yeh's and other Chinese instructional lessons. Both 5 mL and 14 mL tubes are available in the following colors: Alizarin Crimson, Cobalt Blue, French Ultramarine, Indigo, Lamp Black, Manganese Blue, Neutral Tint, Perylene Violet, Permanent Carmine, Permanent Magenta, Prussian Blue, Ultramarine Violet, Winsor Green [Blue Shade], Winsor Violet, and Yellow Ochre.
Over the years, Winsor & Newton has reformulated their colors in attempt to improve their watercolor line as a result, some past treasures to Chinese brush painting have been discontinued or renamed. Use the following information to use or mix to recreate the colors of the past.
Crimson Lake, use Alizarin Crimson
Purple Madder, use Perylene Violet
Prussian Green, use Winsor Green [Blue Shade] and Lamp Black