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Academy Watercolors

by Grumbacher

Academy Watercolors give the artist extravagant color at a sensible price. This line of watercolor delivers lavish, vibrantly clear color with all the subtle gradations that make the medium so beautiful. Academy has rich pigmentation and even dispersion of color.

Academy Watercolors come in 0.25 oz. (7.5 ml) tubes.

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Academy Watercolors

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sue z. from eagle river, AK says:

I use Grumbacher Academy watercolors exclusively for my marbling.

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Rated by: sue z. in eagle river, AK
I use Grumbacher Academy watercolors exclusively for my marbling.
Rated by: Larry G. in Carmel, ME
Value and quality all in one great product, recommend you try them.
Rated by: Kylie D. in Pittsburgh, PA
I use Grumbacher Acad for all of the basic shades, and have since I first started painting. I've never been disappointed with their depth, vibrancy, and smoothness. Highly recommended!
Rated by: Jane R. in Shelton, WA
I always trust Grumbacher, and was not disappointed with these paints. When for a very reasonable cost, one can get quality paints like this it's a VERY good thing!
Rated by: Susan K. in Coleridge, NE
I am just beginning to learn how to paint with watercolors. These paints were very affordable, and are such beautiful colors. Great purchase for a beginning watercolorist needing to get all the supplies!
Rated by: Irene M. in Oregon City, OR
I have used this product for a long time and find that each time I do, it proves itself once again. It can be a little grainy at times but overall a good product to use.
Rated by: Christina C. in Washington, D.C., VA
Great color at a reasonable price.
Rated by: Elnora R. in Denver, CO
Great quality pigments at an affordable price.
Rated by: Ginger B. in Doyline, LA
I have been using Academy watercolors for over 20 years. They have rich colors and are consistant in hue. I have tried many other brands, but I always come back to Grumbacker
Rated by: Thom M. in Santa Maria, CA
My usage (of opaque water-based colors) requires a high quality of pigment combined with an "ease" of preparation and usage combined with - AND MOST IMPORTANTLY (for me) - flexibility and versatility. "Grumbacher" has always represented those elements for me.
Rated by: Lilian S. in Oak Park, IL
good quality for the price (especially when it is on sale). I used them primarily for making monoprints
Rated by: Phyllis M. in Englewood, CO
Being an instructor, I come across many students wanting to begin their own selection of watercolor paints. I try to steer them toward a decent and affordable first choice, hoping they will continue. They usually do. Thank you for extending these prices to so many new-comers to the art world. tipped as it may be .............
Rated by: charlene m. in Appling, GA
These are great for the money. Affordable enough to try lots of colors!
Rated by: lynne f. in boulder creek, CA
These are wonderful, sort of industrial strength, reliable, watercolors..nice and smooth, not grainy...good body for opacity, and even dilution for washes and transparency.

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