I actually spoke to Royal Talens about the lightfast rating, asking if the highest rating is the three stars or the one star. D Joy McFadden (?) Post Impressionist. The new colours include Quinacridone Purple Red and Blue, Lavender, Turquoise Blue and Green and several interesting others. Serves them right.I have to say, you have always been fair minded about paints and materials on your blog. In this I have been inspired by a painter I came across on Youtube, Patrick Ley-Greaves, who using Cotman and paper called called Jackson's Eco paper has produced some nice work. 57 92 10. Watercolour Watercolor. Doodlewash had a giveaway that I won in the World Watercolor Month celebration. But they mention 72 colours though. This is what I read on the Royal Talens site: https://www.royaltalens.com/en-gb/brands/van-gogh/artists%E2%80%99-colours/water-colours/I don't know how readily Van Gogh paints are available in the UK. It once again displays the wide range of... Amongst the most popular posts since I started the blog are those on palettes. Hi Peter,Here is a link to the complete Van Gogh Watercolor range (72 colors) with pigment info etc and all the different sets available.Hope its of use for you.https://issuu.com/mikalexel/docs/vangogh_wtc_brochure_2019Keep up the good work with your blog and your paintings....Mikal. While I don't have to scrimp and save to get artist quality paints (and I wouldn't do that anyhow) I'm at the point where I have begun to truly resent the whole artist vs student argument (seemingly most popular on a particular website). I was recently informed by a comment on the blog from Sebastien that a major revision of the Van Gogh range is taking place. Van Gogh Lightfast . Oil colour Acrylic colour Watercolour Oil pastels Soft pastels. Strathmore Softcover Sketchbook ». Q & A. However Royal Talens offer Rembradt as the artists quality with Amsterdam as the student range. 36 55 7. Everything is slightly mixed with other colors to create a different variation, which is great. Some interesting pigments though , never before seen in student mixes, like PV55 and PY129. Van Gogh Watercolours - New and Revised Range? I intend to buy some (selectively0. Thanks as usual Oscar. A replacement for PY153, New Gamboge, Indian Yellow etc. Sebastien gave me a link which is https://issuu.com/royal talens/docs/vangogh_wtc which takes you to this site - not anything to do with Royal Talens as far as I can see - and there it was in all its glory? Van Gogh Watercolor Sets. Here are the latest batch of paintings for July. Thanks Judy. THw Mimewri bit is news tome. I know this may sound ridiculous, however, you would be surprised how many pencil companies revers the rating with one star representing the highest rating or a completely obscure rating system altogether. However when I went on the Royal Talens site there is no mention of this and the only information is about the current 40 paint range. The Maimeri info surprises me. 41 48 3. Vincent Van Gogh. See my latest update on Van Gogh. My personal choice, Maimeriblu, recently went from 15ml tubes to 12 ml, while increasing their prices in the case of some tubes. There are no Cobalts or, only alternative 'hues", and quite a few multi pigment mixes. The Vincent van Gogh Gallery's Watercolor Resource: High Resolution Images: View high resolution image of Bridge at Langlois; Van Gogh Gallery catalog (scroll the list right and set type filter to 'w' to see all 147 watercolors) Source: Vincent van Gogh. 43 50 4. Van Gogh watercolor is a line of colors that functions like an experienced watercolorist’s personal palette. I guess for me it is the artist not the tools argument.Sorry for the long reply to your posting. Pigment details are on this site although very small and difficult to read. Cobra. The new range is expanded to 72, a major change in itself, and includes four 'dusk' colours, 6 metallics and 6 interference. I have e mailed Royal Talens three times - and just sent off another one, the result being a deafening silence, no response whatsoever. Here are this months batch which I've again tried to make as varied as possible. Thanks Oscar. A number of existing colours are 'improved (it says) and overall this is a considerable upgrade. Van Gogh's use of colour is, as always, marvelous and his watercolour works stand out as a remarkable achievement in the course of his constantly evolving art. Always pleased with yopur contributions. I didn't know about this tube size thing. Sculpture. This comment has been removed by the author. Sorry Oscar. I decided recently to try some student watercolor paper and, using Cotman and Venezia (Maimeriblu's student brand) watercolors just to see if if I can get the results I want.