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Chroma A>2 Lightfast Acrylic offers professionals and beginners alike a great artists' quality paint at a low student-grade price. It has a high pigment load and dries to a low gloss finish.
Set of 4
Contains 4 colors in 120 ml tubes. Colors include Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Cadmium Scarlet Hue, and Ultramarine Blue.
Set of 6
Contains 6 colors in 250 ml jars. Colors include Cadmium Red Medium Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Ivory Black, Phthalo Green Hue, Titanium White, and Ultramarine Blue.
Set of 8
Contains 8 colors in 120 ml tubes. Colors include Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow Light Hue, Cadmium Orange Hue, Cadmium Red Medium Hue, Alizarine Crimson Hue, Dioxazine Purple, Phthalo Blue, and Phthalo Green.
Color Chart Note — Use this color chart as an approximation of the real color. If exact color matching is necessary, use actual samples of the materials.
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I like these more than Liquitex!
Comments about Chroma A2 Student Acrylics:
I've always used Liquitex until my daughter started using Chroma A2 and now I'm sold on A2. Great body, great value. Color selection isn't as large as Liquitex's, which is fine, I'll go to Liquitex in those cases, otherwise, I'm a new A2 fan!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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I will buy this product again.
from Wicom, Michigan
Used for preliminary painting sketches and final art work.
Excellent bargain for the beginning artist.
By Dave the Mountainlover
from Lexington, Kentucky
I use professional grade acrylic paint myself, but I have family members who are beginning artists. They cannot afford professional paints, but Chroma A-2 paint is such a good bargain I can give it as a gift. The high quality and generous quantity makes it the ideal paint for beginners and even professionals.
Blick the Blank canvas,
I'm an artist that specializes in pet portraits and discovered A2 acrylic paints from my brother so I decided to give them a try myself and they are awesome, the pigment is strong and texture is buttery smooth, the price was the most incredible thing, cheap cheap cheap I'm going to stick with it
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My latest dog using A2 acrylic paints
Good coverage, holds brushstrokes
from Hastings MI
Alright so I'm an art student and I wanted quality acrylics that I could use for study and for professional quality pieces. I didon't want to pay a lot of money but I knew that I would have to balance price with quality. I did my research and came back to these paints every single time. I have not been disappointed with them. They have a rich, buttery consistency, and hold brushstrokes very well. The coverage is excellent, very high opacity.The only thing I didn't like was the fact that everywhere was back ordered due to the popularity of these paints. Even so, I still got them reasonably fast, and I'm very happy with my purchase.
Chroma is great
from Woodstock, NY
This brand of acrylic is a good buy with long lasting colors. I have tried many student grades of acrylic for the senior art class. One problem I have is with the screw tops on any brand of acrylic. The senior don't wipe the threads clean before replacing the tops. They get all gunned up and soon the tops won't screw down and the paints get dried out. The other brands with the snap down lids are even worse. Really appreciate the plastic tubes of paint over any other kind. Easy to squeeze out the last drop
Finally! Paint that works like I want it to!
from Rochester, NY
I've used Basic brand paint for my high school art students for a very long time, but we have problems with certain colors opacity. Finally, I've found a white and a black that are a little thicker, more pigmented, and work well with the other paints we already have!
from Saratoga New York
This paint is a great acrylic for a great price for students. I love my primary paint I purchased from here, and will most likely be ordering from here in the future.
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from Albuquerque, NM
I have 22 of Chroma Interactive Artists' Acrylics, but I've hesitated to use them yet. I have limited experience with acrylics, and decided I should begin with student brands first. I purchased some Chroma A2 student acrylics and I am experimenting with them. So far, I'm quite pleased with them, and plan to buy more.
Paint exceeds all expectations
from Rock Hill, SC
I used this paint for my acrylic art class and it worked wonders. It plays nicely with other brands and its possible to get some really nice consistencies. I have only used two other brands of acrylic paint and A2 surpasses them by a large margin.
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