Williamsburg Handmade Oils are crafted by skilled Americans artisans, using top-quality pigments from around the world. They are carefully ground to enhance the beauty and luminosity specific to each pigment, and then combined with pure, premium, alkali-refined and pH-balanced linseed oil. Every color in the line possesses a unique consistency and texture — some are slightly gritty, and some are extremely smooth.
Basic Painting Set of 7 — A great set for the beginner, or as an introduction to the Williamsburg line, this set contains 40 ml tubes of Ultramarine Blue, Fanchon Red, Permanent Yellow Light, Viridian Green, Burnt Sienna, and Yellow Ochre Domestic, plus a 150 ml tube of Titanium-Zinc White.
Basic Painting Set of 13 — This set contains 40 ml tubes Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Fanchon Red, Permanent Yellow Light, Permanent Yellow Medium, Viridian Green, Raw Umber, Burnt Sienna, Yellow Ochre Domestic, Naples Yellow Italian, and Ivory Black, plus a 150 ml tube of Titanium-Zinc White.
French Earths Set — Williamsburg's French Earth Oils provide a texture, physical presence, and subtlety of color that synthetic iron oxides simply can't equal. The set contains 37 ml tubes of French Terre Verte, French Yellow Ochre Deep, French Raw Sienna, French Ochre Havane, French Brown Ochre, French Burnt Umber, French Light Sienna, French Ardoise Gray, French Raw Umber, and French Noir Indien.
Introductory Set of 4 — This set provides a great way to test out the extraordinary working properties of Williamsburg Handmade Oils. It includes 37 ml tubes of Titanium White, Ultramarine Blue, Yellow Ochre (Domestic), and Italian Pompeii Red.
Landscape Set — This set is ideal for capturing the wide variety of hues, shades, and tints encountered in nature. It contains 11 ml tubes of Permanent Yellow Light, Cadmium Red Light, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Sevres Blue, Sap Green, Italian Lemon Ochre, and Burnt Sienna, plus a 37 ml tube of Titanium White.
Modern Colors Set — Crisp and bright, these modern colors are an excellent choice for painters looking to supplement their traditional colors with higher chroma alternatives. The set contains 11 ml tubes of Permanent Yellow Light, Alizarin Orange, Fanchon Red, Permanent Crimson, Egyptian Violet, Phthalo Blue, Phthalo Green, and Quinacridone Gold Brown, plus a 37 ml tube of Titanium White.
Native Italian Earths Set — Clean, vibrant, and more translucent than other earths, these rare Italian colors are prized among painters. Primarily used in restoration, they are the very same colors made by Italian Renaissance painters and used by today's conservators. The set includes 40 ml tubes of Terra Verte, Italian Yellow Ochre, Lemon Ochre, Orange Ochre, Green Ochre, Pompeii Red, Rosso Veneto, Terra Rosa, Pozzuoli Earth, and Roman Earth.
Selected Cadmiums Set — This set contains six of the most popular cadmiums in 40 ml tubes, including Cadmium Lemon, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Red Light, and Cadmium Red Medium.
Selected Cobalts Set — Williamsburg searches the world for cobalt pigments that are high enough in quality to be considered for this line. The pigments are delicately hand-ground into beautiful, glowing colors. Buy the set as a special treat or a great introduction to the unmatched beauty of Williamsburg cobalts. The set contains 40 ml tubes of Cobalt Violet Light, Cobalt Blue, Cobalt Turquoise Bluish, Cobalt Teal, Cobalt Green Light, and Cobalt Yellow.
Selected Iridescents Set — Williamsburg is known for its unusual range of lustrous, iridescent oil colors. Try them with this set, which includes 40 ml tubes of Iridescent Pale Gold, Iridescent Copper, Iridescent Silver, Iridescent Pearl White, Iridescent Pewter, and Iridescent Bronze.
Selected Transparents Set — This set is a good place to start if you’re looking to expand the range of transparency in your paintings, or feel that your mixtures are too dull or heavy. Williamsburg's transparent colors are made with rich, luminous pigments that produce clean tints and impart a sense of depth to mixes. They're wonderful for glazing. Colors include Alizarin Orange, Brown Pink, Italian Pink, Dutch Brown, Indian Yellow, and Stil de Grain in 40 ml tubes.
Signature Colors Set — Explore some of Williamsburg's most unique "signature colors" with this set, which contains 11 ml tubes of Brilliant Yellow Pale, Alizarin Orange, Persian Rose, King's Blue, Courbet Green, Italian Lemon Ochre, Stil de Grain, and French Ardoise Grey, plus a 37 ml tube of Titanium White.
Traditional Colors Set — Interested in exploring a more traditional range of colors? This classic palette includes 11 ml tubes of Cadmium Lemon, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cadmium Red Medium, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue (Genuine), Raw Sienna, and French Raw Umber, plus a 37 ml tube of Titanium White.
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