Daniel Smith : Watercolour Paint : 5ml : Hansa Yellow Deep : Series 1

SKU: WDN50040
(553 reviews)

Price:

$6.62

Primary yellow similar in colour to a sweet yellow pepper. Excellent mixing colour as it contains high-tinting, semi-transparent organic pigments.
  • Finest and most complete line of watercolour paint
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Info

Colour: Hansa Yellow Deep

Pigment Index: PY65
Transparency: Semi-Transparent
Lightfastness: Excellent
Granulation: Non-granulating
Staining: Low

Daniel Smith Hansa Yellow Deep (PY65) is a primary yellow similar in colour to a sweet yellow pepper. This colour is an excellent mixing colour as it contains high-tinting, semi-transparent organic pigments.

Daniel Smith Extra Fine watercolours were released in 1993 and are renowned by artists across the world. The range combine ancient hues and precious minerals with the most modern developments in paint technology.

Today, just like in 1993, these watercolours are 'formulated to meet and exceed the highest industry standards for the manufacture of artist’s paints', and every batch made is tested and analyzed for its performance qualities.

Spec

Product CodeWDN50040
To Use WithWatercolor
QualityHighest
Size5 ml
VeganVegan
Quantity : PackSingle
Country of ManufactureUnited States
Barcode743162032792
Colour NameHansa Yellow Deep
Pigment IndexPY65
TransparencySemi Transparent
StainingLow Staining
GranulationNon Granulating
Colour LightfastExcellent
Weight (kg)0.015000

Reviews

(553 reviews)

Aussie red gold

Disappointed with this colour, seen great reviews for it. didnt like it and wish i hadnt wasted my money. really nothing special about it.

KH
 

Has earned a permanent place in my palette

A wonderful convenience colour that's great on its own or added with other colours. I'll definitely be buying a tube of this when the pan runs out.

Angela
 

Stunning colour

A gorgeous alternative to neutrals and just stunning in landscapes. My only regret is that I didn't buy a bigger tube.

Angela
 

A lovely convenient grey

Enjoying using Jane's grey for making stormy skies and using it for shadows. A very useful convenience colour.

Angela
 

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This paint has a luminosity that’s hard to find in other reds. It makes luscious peach tones for sunset skies when mixed with Indian Yellow by M. Graham or Nickle Azo Yellow by Roman Szmal. Unusually for a quin color, it does a bit of fine granulation. You might not *neeeed* this color, but I think you’re going to *want to.*

Bronwyn
 

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I purchased a Sodalite 15-mL tube and a Sodalite watercolor stick in 2011, and recently took them out of storage. At the time, Sodalite was one of my absolute favorite colors. Dried tube paint that I squeezed into a half pan on my palette, the watercolor stick, and the paint in the sealed 15-mL tube all changed color from a beautiful dark blue to black. Fortunately, paintings I made using this color in 2011 still look blue, or at least much bluer than the paint's current hue. I know that 12 years is a long time to store paint, and I highly doubt they were in optimal storage conditions, but I haven't experienced this with any other paint, Daniel Smith or otherwise. I haven't had any issue with the other tubes of paint or watercolor sticks that were stored in the same box under the same conditions. I'm not sure why this pigment changed color, or if it was part of a bad batch that affected both tube and stick paint, but I don't trust it anymore. I'm concerned that if I use it in a painting, heat or humidity or whatever caused the pigment to change color might also happen to my paintings. It's not worth the potential heartbreak to me.

Kathryn
 

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I purchased a Sodalite 15-mL tube and a Sodalite watercolor stick in 2011, and recently took them out of storage. At the time, Sodalite was one of my absolute favorite colors. Dried tube paint that I squeezed into a half pan on my palette, the watercolor stick, and the paint in the sealed 15-mL tube all changed color from a beautiful dark blue to black. Fortunately, paintings I made using this color in 2011 still look blue, or at least much bluer than the paint's current hue. I know that 12 years is a long time to store paint, and I highly doubt they were in optimal storage conditions, but I haven't experienced this with any other paint, Daniel Smith or otherwise. I haven't had any issue with the other tubes of paint or watercolor sticks that were stored in the same box under the same conditions. I'm not sure why this pigment changed color, or if it was part of a bad batch that affected both tube and stick paint, but I don't trust it anymore. I'm concerned that if I use it in a painting, heat or humidity or whatever caused the pigment to change color might also happen to my paintings. It's not worth the potential heartbreak to me.

Kathryn
 

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My first time trying this brand of watercolour. Really noticed the high quality. Very easy to activate, creamy and very pigmented. Unusual colour which I will get a lot if use out of.

Rachel
 

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Really disappointed this Italian Venetian Red. Never had any issues with a DS colour before. I use a lot of rust, light oxidide red colours so I thought id treat myself to a DS one, but this one has so little pigment in it I can't use it. It might be ok for more subtle, paler washes, but really lacking for anything else. This will teach to go straight for a 15ml without testing first, just assumed it would be lovely if its DS.

Matty
 

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A really beautiful, though occasionally used, purple on my pallet. It's absolutely gorgeous for adding velvety magic to tulips when painting botanicals.

Emily
 

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I love this color, rich and deep, and the sparkle is magic to look at with water, super satisfying

Shachar
 

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Amazing colour I got last year, used it for sunlight coming through foliage in trees. works brilliantly and the pigment is strong as most of DS products are.

Ruth Rout
 

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Wonderful colour works well on its own for buildings in sunny climates, beaches and mixes well with the granulating paints.

Ruth Rout
 

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Daniel Smith never fails to deliver a strong colour. Moved on from W&N as pigments are stronger. Good flow and nice when mixed.

Ruth Rout
 

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wow, Is all I can say, so strong and lovely , sies, seas and shrubs look heavenly.

Ruth Rout
 

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Very right Green , used for classes, and on line books. very strong colour

Ruth Rout
 

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I know you can make your own greens but I love this colour. Had classes who helped me understand you can use this too for mixing to get greys too. Great colour

Ruth Rout
 

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Very Strong colour , good for very bright greenery and tropical leaves

Ruth Rout
 

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Good for highlights and making pastels

Ruth Rout
 

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very good quality Blue, A little goes a long way. Ideal Primary . Jacksons do good sales so catch it when I can.

Ruth Rout
 

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Bought for on line classes in Lockdown, love the colour . been happy with service so far.

Ruth Rout
 

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Wow what a colour. I love this colour although there are questions of the Light fastness now of these colours. I use mainly inside my book now since I heard this. But this is a great colour primary

Ruth Rout
 

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wow this is so dark. but a great all purpose mixer or on its own.

Ruth Rout
 

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Love DS when I can afford them. Bought for classes, and its turned out one of my most used colours for skys, shadows, street scenes , so versatile

Ruth Rout
 

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I use this now in my summer palette as a primary and it is so versatile. Great for rosy cheeks, skin tones.

Ruth Rout
 

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Such a gorgeous and underrated colour. I use it for abstract and surreal artworks. The texture reminds me of concrete and rocky landscapes.

HK
 

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All stars for this product. The color is really amazing. I see it appropriately to a light turquoise. It is a dreamy color pigment. One of my favorites from Daniel Smith watercolors.

Claudia
 

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Stunning bright clean orange.

Kendall
 

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Permanent alternative to Alizarin Crimson, acts to reduce the chroma of many red and green mixtures. Makes a very deep black with Phthalo green B/S.

Alun
 

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A very interesting and fun color, obviously not apt for clean and perfect washes but great for rough textures and painting trees, bushes, and similar subjects. Great option for painters that are more in the experimental side.

notsogood
 

Kundenmeinung

This is a beautiful color and I love how the blue separates from the magenta hue in this purple. Pouring it into a pan doesn't go completely smoothly but it rewets well even though it definitely shrinks in the pan.

Janina
 

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Pretty color, very pigmented! Love the way it just gives you a little extra something to your painting. Recommend.

Katarzyna
 

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I absolutely love Daniel Smith watercolours and slowly purchasing the colours that I fancy. Lunar violet is a perfect granulating purple for my style of art and I love it .

Feefo
 

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I absolutely love Daniel Smith watercolours and slowly purchasing the colours that I fancy. Black tourmaline is a lovely black and I adore the granulation.

Feefo
 

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I absolutely love Daniel Smith watercolours and slowly purchasing the colours that I fancy. Lunar blue is a really beautiful granulating blue and perfect the paintings that I am planning.

Feefo
 

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I usually only use single pigment colours and prefer to mix my own neutrals, but I was intrigued by moonglow so bought some to try - it did not disappoint! It granulated into hint of purple, pink and blue and is lovely used on it’s own for tonal studies

Ceri
 

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Excellent Qaulity, semi-opaque with a delicate granulation on cold pressed paper

Lauren
 

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Love the colour.

Feefo
 

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I use it instead of buying mixed green and mix my own green. Add some burnt sienna for an olive-like colour, add carmine for a duller green, add yellow for a bright one. It has high tinting strength so a 5ml tube can last for very long. The colours I mixed also feel more personal and have more character than the store-bought ones.

Kay
 

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Daniel Smith paints are very high quality and lovely strong pigments

Feefo
 

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I’ve already used this paint before and love the uniqueness of this colour.

Feefo
 

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New colour for me it’s lovely

Feefo
 

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Lovely colour, one of my favourites

Feefo
 

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This is lush! It granulates producing a fantastic array of colours

Feefo
 

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Beautiful colour and great to use

Feefo
 

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This is one of my favourite colours; Daniel Smith's the best

Feefo
 

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Beautiful colour - Daniel Smith watercolours are the best!

Feefo
 

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Lovely colour. Very quick service.

Feefo
 

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Excellent quality paint, very interesting shade

Feefo
 

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Not quite the shade I'd envisaged from the online colour shown, but a really useful colour to add to my palette

Feefo
 

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Beautiful vibrant green!

Liz
 

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I was looking for a green for willows

Feefo
 

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Great color to easily darken/deepen a color without changing its character, also great for shadows and moody skies.

Inês
 

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excellent colour density. Vibrant

Feefo
 

Review

yummy colour

Feefo
 

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I'm making the transition from W&N Professional to Daniel Smith. I think the pigments are richer and some paints have really good effects

Feefo
 

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I just adore this colour. Daniel Smith paints always exciting

Feefo
 

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Vibrant colour capable of a wide range of washes

Feefo
 

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Just love Daniel Smith watercolour paints, exquisite pigments

Feefo
 

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stunning colour

Hannah
 

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Great item, Daniel Smith real quality paint

Feefo
 

Review

Great quality paints

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely color and very useful

Feefo
 

Review

Not used them yet so can’t provide a rating but have high hopes they are good.

Feefo
 

Review

Have not used them yet but have high hopes they are good.

Feefo
 

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I love Daniel Smith watercolours - great intensity of colour. Wanted buff titanium for painting sand, birds, stones and can't mix it. Raw Umber 'cos it's hard to mix also. And blue...needed another!

Feefo
 

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Great product

Feefo
 

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Ok, it’s not PO49, but it’s still a beautiful beautiful color, warm and glowing. Consider it a convenience mixture of PY150 and PO48, which I also own and love.

Anna
 

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Seems a good colour... too soon to be definite

Feefo
 

Review

Good product as expected.

Feefo
 

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Lovely watercolour paint, perfect colour for brickwork or mixing with blues to create interesting greys.

Feefo
 

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Exciting granulating properties, useful and beautiful colour. I wish this was available in 5ml tubes to make the experience more available to many of my artist friends to whom I couldn’t resist giving a little dot sample of this quality watercolour !

Feefo
 

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Really unusual colour, very interesting to use.

Feefo
 

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Wonderful colour, really unusual to work with. The separation of the pigments and granulation create some intriguing effects

Feefo
 

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il rosso vivo che amo

Giorgio
 

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questo colore ha del magico

Giorgio
 

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Beautiful dark green

Susan
 

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Beautiful dark green

Susan
 

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Stunning chocolate maroon colour. Looks nothing like the image but I did my research and knew what to expect

Susan
 

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Absolutely gorgous and unique colour that I've been tempted by for a while, so glad I decided to get it.

Feefo
 

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Nice bright orange, pretty colour and versatile

Feefo
 

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Discovered Daniel Smith's watercolour paints at an Art seminar given by Tiana Marie and was impressed enough to purchase some

Feefo
 

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Discovered Daniel Smith watercolours at an Art seminar given by Tiana Marie and was impressed by them

Feefo
 

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Gorgeous color. Very dark bluish green. Better than Undersea green for forest shadows.

Mariya Vladimirovna
 

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Love Daniel Smith Watercolors, but at this time I havent used the paints I bought. I am sure they will be as good as others I have purchased previously.

Feefo
 

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Again haven't used them yet, but the majority of my watercolor paints are Daniel Smiths reliable, colorfast, beautiful paints. Once used, I will give an additional comment on the color itself.

Feefo
 

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Ran out of original so had to replace. Good colour and pigment.

Feefo
 

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Good paint. Replacement for used up tibe.

Feefo
 

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Beautiful rich colour. A little goes a long way.

Feefo
 

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I love how this changes from a green to a turquoise hue when applied.Works well for my style of experimental painting.

Feefo
 

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From initial trials they are what I expected

Feefo
 

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Lovely colours....very strong and thick....go a long way

Feefo
 

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A must have addition to any colour choices

Feefo
 

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A surprise ...and useful addition

Feefo
 

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Very versatile color. Lovely lights

Feefo
 

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Daniel Smith paints have the best pigments

Feefo
 

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I haven't used this in a painting yet but tested it and it is really granular which makes it very interesting

Feefo
 

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Very good strong color pigment

Feefo
 

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This is a beautiful colour and being a Daniel Smith watercolour paint is lovely to use.

Feefo
 

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Another beautiful Daniel Smith watercolour. It's a luscious colour.

Feefo
 

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Lovely colour...mixes well

Feefo
 

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Lovely quality paint and beautifully transparent watercolour for Botanical work.

Feefo
 

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Wow! This is a really powerful colour. On its own, a rather artificial-looking vibrant green. But it's great for mixing. I add burnt umber to knock it back a bit and make a landscape green. With Perylene Maroon it makes a really excellent black. A little goes a very long way.

Jane N
 

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A useful colour for hills, vegetation. Can be dark, and then dilutes to different shades. As it dries, tiny dark granulation particles appear, which gives an interesting effect. I like it. But it's not a green for mixing, in my view. I use it on its own.

Jane N
 

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Beautiful pigment would recommend

Feefo
 

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First time user of Daniel smith and very impressed

Feefo
 

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Beautiful very strong colour. Makes black with Prussian Blue.

Feefo
 

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Great paint as always from Daniel Smith

Feefo
 

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Great quality, mixes beautifully with other colours

Silvija
 

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Lovely colour and strong for bright flowers like peonies.

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely colour paints, great quality good strong colours.

Feefo
 

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This is a highly granulating colour, which is fine if that's what you're looking for. But I found it too highly granulating to make a convincing sky. It's the right colour, but the sky isn't granulated, at least, not this much! Also I find it tricky to mix. With some colours, such as nickel titanate yellow, it doesn't mix at all, and produces an amazing multicoloured precipitate, very pretty, but not the grey/green I was hoping for. I am finding this a difficult colour to work with, and will substitute for one of the cobalt blues, I think.

Jane
 

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Unusual colour which I have found perfect for foliage painting muted and understated.

Feefo
 

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Lovely mineral pigment based watercolour paint - ideal for my rocky landscapes

Feefo
 

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Lovely quality and texture as well as colour

Feefo
 

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Lovely colour - mineral based pigment is beautiful

Feefo
 

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Thought it would be very different from Winsor & Newton, but isn't

Feefo
 

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A wonderful watercolour which granulated green to turquoise, great results.

Feefo
 

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A useful colour when painting botanical subjects.

Feefo
 

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Gorgeous color which for me works best solo or in combination with yellows

Natalia
 

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This color is amazing. It granulates rather into dark olive and carmine, giving great impression of old stones

Natalia
 

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The best and wonderful to use.

Feefo
 

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It's ok, not as vibrant as expected.

Feefo
 

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I like Daniel Smith oranges and reds. Very vibrant when compared to Winsor and Newton.

Feefo
 

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Not so keen on this. The blue was okay but the golds very dull. Also, you cannot fill your palette with them as they do not 'paint' when they have dried in palette like other watercolours. Perhaps Daniel Smith should put a 'guide' with these particular paints on the best way to use them.

Feefo
 

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DS is always a great brand

Feefo
 

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Very happy with my purchase thankyou

Feefo
 

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It's going to take a bit of practice to use this one. I think it'll work more as a novelty than as a paint picked for a specific effect. Very pale colour and uneven when I used it.

Feefo
 

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Great for a metallic, sparkly, very intense dark silver coverage.

Feefo
 

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I love to paint with Daniel Smith watercolours high pigment content a really good range of colours.

Feefo
 

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Really nice paints good colour range high pigment content.

Feefo
 

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Shimmerimg incandescent for painting water or dew laden flowers

Feefo
 

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Lovely strong and consistent colour.

Feefo
 

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Lovely to use and makes me want to buy more paint of this make.

Feefo
 

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Super paint and a pleasure to use.

Feefo
 

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exactly as needed & good quality

Feefo
 

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Great, Have already bought some of these paints and the pigment is really good.

Feefo
 

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Great pigment love these paints.

Feefo
 

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Lovely quality paint, I’ve been trying out some Daniel Smith colours and really enjoying them

Feefo
 

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Lovely texture, fantastic depth of colour, great to work with.

Feefo
 

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A very nice red paint – the colour is exactly as described by Daniel Smith. The paint in the tube I purchased handles extremely well, both in washes and mass tone.

IsabelleLynda
 

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Gorgeous! Quite a chalky feel to the pigment but divine colour

Feefo
 

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Superb as always! Thank you!

Feefo
 

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New favourite orangey huge. Absolutely gorgeous

Feefo
 

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Love the product & great to find a reliable & efficient supplier.

Feefo
 

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Totally love this color. It has a special place in my travel palette.

Feefo
 

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I've bought their watercolours and sundries.

Feefo
 

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Lovely colours. The more costly colours are worth the money.

Feefo
 

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It's good.

Feefo
 

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Excellent service and value for money

Feefo
 

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Amazing range of paint!!!

Feefo
 

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This is a beautiful watercolour. It's particularly useful as a red that is warm but without straying into orange. It handles well and is a joy to use.

IsabelleLynda
 

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Excellent quality product

Feefo
 

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Excellent quality and fast delivery

Feefo
 

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Excellent quality and fast delivery.

Feefo
 

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Excellent quality and fast delivery

Feefo
 

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Professional quality paints. But I use other artists quality watercolours as well.

Feefo
 

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Great, exactly what I`ve been looking for!

Izabela
 

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Strange consistency. Colour split and seems oily

Feefo
 

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Wonderful green so varied in use.

Feefo
 

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Excellent service, reasonably priced product

Feefo
 

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Brilliant colours better than other brands

Feefo
 

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Beautiful colour and consistency

Feefo
 

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Good colour for sand and light stone. Mixes well, but I prefer the usual earth tones of raw sienna which is a bit darker.

Feefo
 

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Great colour, really enjoyed testing it out.

Feefo
 

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interesting colour and effects

Feefo
 

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One of my 'must have' colors.Its vibrancy and brightness is unmatched.

Feefo
 

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excellent, and very grainy, and being in a tube, goes a long way

Feefo
 

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A stunning pink. Better than I expected.

Feefo
 

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Stunning colour. Really high quality watercolour paint.

Feefo
 

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Verona Gold Ochre (PY43) is a beautiful golden yellow watercolour. It works particularly well with Daniel Smith’s transparent PrimaTek paints.

IsabelleLynda
 

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Interesting colour and effects

Feefo
 

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interesting colour and effects

Feefo
 

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Interesting colour and effects

Feefo
 

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As a previous reviewer has said, this is a beautiful watercolour. The wash and masstone colours look significantly different but both are lovely.

IsabelleLynda
 

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Exactly what I wanted. A beautiful colour and experience.

Feefo
 

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Quick delivery on quality products

Feefo
 

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Lovely paint excellent quality and value

Feefo
 

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Excellent paint well packaged and well worth the money

Feefo
 

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My favourite! Excellent store and excellent product

Feefo
 

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Gorgeous paint good value

Feefo
 

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Great colours, but some tubes were overfilled so all paint squirted out - not great especially as these are not cheap. And then having to clean tops of tubes to try and prevent tubes sticking solid was a bit of a bore.

Feefo
 

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Lovely soft pinky red, useful colour, quncs are great colours.

Feefo
 

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I bought this originally for the dark centres of sunflowers, where it worked beautifully with the yellows. Lovely, rich vibrant colour. Have tried dropping this into Daniel Smith's granulating colours for some interesting effects.

Feefo
 

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I was a little disappointed with this, not with the quality, which is excellent as always with Daniel Smith, but it was not so vibrant as I had hoped. So far, I prefer it as a thin wash or glaze, but it does have a nice lustre in the more full-bodied application.

Feefo
 

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mine looks nothing like the one on the photo. it's shimmering cool grey with just a dab of blue

Olga
 

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This paint is fine and well known to me

Feefo
 

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I'm a big fan of the Daniel Smith Primateks range. This has a soft black mass tone with underlying shades of deep maroon. Granulates gently - and has a lot of personality on the page.

Feefo
 

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Good quality watercolour paint

Feefo
 

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I was so excited to buy what is my first purchase of DS paints! I tried them out the minute I received them. In fact, that very same week, I used them in a painting. But, while the colours were fine and so were the paints, they really werent as amazing as I'd expected, considering how other artists rave about them. They werent any better than cheaper paints I've used, and I really dont understand why they cost the earth.

Feefo
 

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Great colour, great pigment quality

Feefo
 

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wonderful colour, mesmerising the way it splits into greens and blues on the page. Would be great for ocean inspired work.

Feefo
 

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Good quality watercolour paint

Feefo
 

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I know the paint well and it's fine

Feefo
 

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This and the Lunar Blue is my first DS experience. I like the granulation properties of this colour, but its not as beautiful as I'd imagined, having heard several famous artists rave about them. So far I'm not unduly impressed by DS, especially since they cost so much more than other brands, but dont seem to stand out enough to justify the cost.

Feefo
 

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lovely colour, like sepia but with granulation

Feefo
 

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Beautiful paint. Alvaro castagnet uses this stuff, good enough for me.

Feefo
 

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Daniel Smith are all excellent

Feefo
 

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Excellent product with amazing results

Feefo
 

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A fabulous pigment paint colour.

Feefo
 

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Great colour, good quality paint.

Feefo
 

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Great colour, great quality paint.

Feefo
 

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Beautiful colour. Great quality paint.

Feefo
 

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Gorgeous colour, great quality paint.

Feefo
 

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Such a beautiful colour, has a slight shimmer that makes it even better.

Sam
 

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Such a beautiful colour, has a slight shimmer that makes it even better.

Sam
 

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The granulation is spectacular

Feefo
 

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Great paint and great price

Feefo
 

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A good new addition liked the depth of colour whilst being transparent

Feefo
 

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Uh yes I have never bought a grey before but this is something else. used it in my painting which is now sold.

Feefo
 

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Use these paints all the time, good value for money

Feefo
 

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Love this brand and the colour

Feefo
 

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Good colour and consistency, comparable to Winsor & Newton.

Feefo
 

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Beautiful colours choice is difficult because I want them all.

Feefo
 

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This is one of my favourite colours, rich and warm.

Feefo
 

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This is fantastic, I love the way the colour splits and granulates, you have subtle changes in the colour as it dries with strong violets and nice deep grey, with hints of blue separating. Highly recommend this colour.

Feefo
 

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I love Daniel Smith watercolours, they go a long way and the colours are deep and rich. The burnt umber has a lovely warmth.

Feefo
 

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Fantastic colour with excellent granulation.

Feefo
 

Review

Daniel Smith gold watercolour paint is absolutely stunning - you could be mistaken it's gold leaf.

Feefo
 

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It is the most amazing watercolour paint I have ever tried! Like a magical box which opens up in front of your eyes, changing colours and opening up hidden gems of viridian, pinks and magical deep purples. It is a pure magic, I can't believe my eyes everytime I paint with it. The granulation is above compliments, bravo, Daniel Smith! You make me want to paint more in more with this! Can't recommend it highly enough!

Viktorija
 

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Color is really beautiful, but the granulation is not as strong as in the picture of the producer.

Mariya Vladimirovna
 

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Beautiful deep cold gray color with granulation.

Mariya Vladimirovna
 

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This colour makes you reminisce the now dead PO49. This is really a colour to talk about. How could you paint sunsets without it?

rusty
 

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Daniel Smith watercolours - quality excellent, as expected.

Feefo
 

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A really interesting off beat colour I wouldn't be without.

Feefo
 

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This is one of the best watercolour colours. Moody and deep , it breaks up into an indigo and purple with water.

Feefo
 

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Would recommend this product.

Feefo
 

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AS above I need to use the product more before I can really say if it is good value and has the qualities I look for in watercolour paint.

Feefo
 

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Unique color!

Maria
 

Review

very good quality paint and exactly the colour I wanted.

Feefo
 

Review

Very beautifull granulating colour

Vladimir
 

Review

It is one of the best green colour in the wotercolour in the world.

Vladimir
 

Review

Yet to use, but appears more yellow than I might have imagined, but will get use in one of my 'primaries only' pieces.

Feefo
 

Review

Yet to use, but appears more yellow than I might have imagined, but will get use in one of my 'primaries only' pieces.

Feefo
 

Review

Makes a lovely dark when paired with Prussian Blue

Feefo
 

Review

This is a lovely paint and I love the colour and clarity you get with Daniel Smith paint.

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely paint but I have only given 3 stars because the colour in the tube I have bought is very different from the sample on the DS dots sample card. The sample was a definite, inky blue but the colour in the tube I've received can really only be described as a cool black. Not much point in having a sample card if they don't match up with what you buy. I would be interested to know if the Primatek colours have an inherent variation due to coming from natural mineral deposits. The good points though are that the granulation is amazing and mixing with other colours produces an interesting black, gritty overlay.

Claire
 

Review

Beautiful colour. Bought because of recent change in pigment content.

Feefo
 

Review

Super colour, very bright. Great for flowerrs.

Feefo
 

Review

Love the colour, great for painting Shetland seas and skies.

Feefo
 

Review

Very good quality. Love the colours.

Feefo
 

Review

I decant this colour into half pans for students who wouldn't need the size of tube available. A colour not to be found in other ranges. Very useful for Botanical work ie twigs, dry grass, poppy heads etc

Feefo
 

Review

Granulates beautifully but is more toward brown than deep red.

Feefo
 

Review

excellent colour

Feefo
 

Review

not as strong lapis colour as expected.

Feefo
 

Review

Gorgeous, sensual colour.

Feefo
 

Review

Took a while to find the perfect pigment for poppies, this Transparent Pyrrol Orange is so just right it is yummy! Dries beautifully evenly in glowing washes.

Feefo
 

Review

I have only had time to experiment a little with this colour but I am pleasantly surprised at the granulation.

Feefo
 

Review

This is an exciting colour and I look forward to using it very much.

Feefo
 

Review

Good for creams

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely colour

Feefo
 

Review

I just love Daniels Smith paints the colours are just fantastic and lovely to work with I dont think I will ever use another brand again,,, I just keep going back to these

Feefo
 

Review

The watercolour products I buy from Jackson's are top quality and I find it hard to get what I need anywhere else and their prices are excellent as are the delivery times,,, the products have made a big difference to me and my work so thank you

Feefo
 

Review

I just love Daniels Smith paints the colours are just fantastic and lovely to work with I dont think I will ever use another brand again,,, I just keep going back to these

Feefo
 

Review

Not tried so far.

Feefo
 

Review

One of the best colours I have. Really brightens up a picture. Only tried it with foliage so far.

Feefo
 

Review

Primary colour.

Feefo
 

Review

Thin application creates delicate greens and on its own bright landscape effects.

Feefo
 

Review

Good mixer for greens.

Feefo
 

Review

I love Daniel Smith's watercolour range, the best on the market

Feefo
 

Review

Series 1 transparent yellow from DS, very pleasing results.

Feefo
 

Review

A great colour! So glad I bought this, it is becoming one of my regulars.

Feefo
 

Review

Really bright and vibrant. Totally different to other makes which are mixed and are muddy in comparison.

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely rich colour

Feefo
 

Review

Colour different to what I expected,a very much deeper tone,more plum than soft pink,must say I am disappointed with this one.

Feefo
 

Review

A nice color, creates wonderful darks with ultramarine blue.

Feefo
 

Review

I'd say it's a bit weaker than other ochre paints from various brands I've tried so far. Definitely more difficult to rewet than other DS paints on the pallette.

Feefo
 

Review

A nice reddish and deeper alternative to quinacridone gold, I like as an alternative to burnt sienna.

Feefo
 

Review

Haven't tried this colour yet, looking forward to it!

Feefo
 

Review

I started off with this colour after seeing someone else using it. What a great effect it has.

Feefo
 

Review

Just wonderful.

Feefo
 

Review

The colour is amazing. Daniels Smith is the best watercolour made.

Feefo
 

Review

Fantastic.

Feefo
 

Review

Beautiful clean colour .......... can't quite get there by mixing other colours. Almost a shame to alter it by mixing other colours into it. Great for moody skies of used "dry brush" on reflective water.

Feefo
 

Review

Love the consistency of Daniel Smith watercolour and the colour is fab

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely colour separated well.

Feefo
 

Review

glorious colour and texture

Feefo
 

Review

I have found this to be a beautiful transparent yellow

Feefo
 

Review

Vibrant, moderately sedimentary ultramarine, handles well as a wash or less dilute

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely creamy paint

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely, very finely milled so not as gritty as some brands of this pigment.

Feefo
 

Review

Delighted with it, it mixes great with a quinacridone pink to get a less granular equivalent to cobalt violet. Well almost, a little duller but the best I've ever done for an intense transparent red-violet. Makes lovely greys too.

Feefo
 

Review

I was very pleased to order this colour as it is often difficult to find.

Feefo
 

Review

I don't know what the fuss is about I found then to be no better that WN which are week in colour,and not as intense as they make out!-Some colours, remain softer then others in dry form. Expensive and full of American hype

Feefo
 

Review

A superb colour, and I will be buying more from the Daniel Smith range of watercolours.

Feefo
 

Review

I love this colour ! Usefull in many cases...

Feefo
 

Review

Had thought it was a cooler colour, Had read somewhere that DS was cooler than WN. Not so I think. Never mind, not the end of the world!

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely colour and texture to this paint.

Feefo
 

Review

Bought for a relative

Feefo
 

Review

Many Thanks!!!!

Feefo
 

Review

Perfect!

Feefo
 

Review

excellent quality

Feefo
 

Review

excellent watercolour

Feefo
 

Review

You cannot fault these colours.

Feefo
 

Review

Great colour and staying power.

Feefo
 

Review

This colour is intriguing to say the least.

Feefo
 

Review

the DVD is very good to understand

Feefo
 

Review

Beautiful paint

Feefo
 

Review

Excellent brown/greys mixed with Ultramarine - creating just the effects that I wanted

Feefo
 

Review

I love this paint so much I keep trying to incorporate it in all of my paintings! The granulation creates wonderful pinks and purples - just right for heather clad hillsides which feature in many of my landscapes as I live in Scotland!

Feefo
 

Review

A lovely colour

Feefo
 

Review

It was very good, but not the vibrant orange I expected - more of a light cadmium red

Feefo
 

Review

I have actually already left feedback for this on Jacksons website-- Have been getting air bubbles with partial fills with Daniel Smith

Feefo
 

Review

Very exciting granulation & sedimentary effects, very different and am still exploring its possibilities. Had a large air bubble in new tube--partial fill.

Feefo
 

Review

This is a wonderful alizarin. Great for colour mixing.

Feefo
 

Review

This is an amazing pigment, really good for colour mixing. Like the results much better than with cerulean. A lot less chalky. Very vibrant and transparent.

Feefo
 

Review

Superb pigment

Feefo
 

Review

I think Daniel Smith w..colours are the best you can find on the market. That is the reson I order them from UK.

Feefo
 

Review

great bright colour

Feefo
 

Review

I've used Winsor & Newton, Schmincke Horadam and Daler Rowney watercolours for years, but this is my first taste of Daniel Smith. There's no doubt they are much more expensive, but frankly in a different league of quality. Finely ground, the colour explodes on the paper and there's a wealth of much more interesting colours to choose from. Quinacridone Burnt Scarlet is italian tiles, rusting iron farm buildings, dying bracken - you get the idea !

Feefo
 

Review

Love the Daniel Smith colours but they react rather differently to other watercolours so need a bit of practice.

Feefo
 

Review

Really nice, deep colour -compared to the regular quin gold, which although is also a lovely colour, does not give the warmth and depth that this "deep version" does.

Feefo
 

Review

Slightly greyer than W&N. Very useful

Feefo
 

Review

Gorgeous colour up to usual Daniel Smith standard.

Feefo
 

Review

good quality and very good value for money

Feefo
 

Review

I can't fault products or service, stopped using other suppliers because of the fast delivery and great customer service.

Feefo
 

Review

Having tried the try it dot colour card I expected it to be a brighter stronger colour. But it's just like W&N Burnt Siena.

Feefo
 

Review

Interesting colour.

Feefo
 

Review

Never use black in watercolour they say! BUT if you like texture in your rocks, foreground etc, a la John Piper, John Blockley, Michael Morgan etc, this is the colour to use. Magnificent and unpredictable granulation effects.

Feefo
 

Review

Not quite as dramatic granulation as the DS blurb claims on its own, but granulation increases when mixed with W & N French Ultramarine.

Feefo
 

Review

Great for reddish colour in rocks etc. Magnificent and unpredictable granulation effects.

Feefo
 

Review

I love those wc paints

Feefo
 

Review

Just a bit too runny when it comes out of the tube for me. I have grown up with W & N materials

Feefo
 

Review

Very nice colour and texture for landscapes especially autumn tones.. Used it straight away. Thankyou.

Feefo
 

Review

Also excellent quality with lovely deep rich colour

Feefo
 

Review

Wonderful colour gives flowers a great look.

Feefo
 

Review

Beautiful colour but does ooze quickly out of tube

Feefo
 

Review

Outstanding colour for dark backgrounds and shadows.

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely deep colour

Feefo
 

Review

Also lovely deep colour

Feefo
 

Review

All beautiful intense colours.

Feefo
 

Review

this is super and an excellent transparent replacement for burnt sienna. It makes a warm black with antwerp and a really dark black when mixed with ultramarine blue.

Feefo
 

Review

fantastic transparent colour with antwerp blue it makes a magnificent green excellent in wet into wet paintings and gives a rich warm yellow gold in backgrounds.

Feefo
 

Review

I think it's excellent - but I'd have to say I am not an experienced artist.

Feefo
 

Review

BRILLIANT paint,took to my art class and everyone wants a tube,quality is second to none will order more shades as very impressed

Feefo
 

Review

Still trying to compare to w and n!!! Not always convinced price difference warranted!!!

Feefo
 

Review

Not sure use reflects illustration. Perhaps w and n cd try producing an addl range! Also tubes soft and cause ooze of paint when opening!

Feefo
 

Review

Colour not so sophisticated in use/test as illustrated - disappointed

Feefo
 

Review

As b4: tube too soft, price versus w and n hard to justify if not v special in use, not yet succeeded in getting effect illustrated - perhaps W and N could produce a small special range of gran, separating u usual colours

Feefo
 

Review

Colour darker than expected but does water down to a paler shade.

Feefo
 

Review

A nice burnt umber perfect for mixing with ultramarine for darker shadows.

Feefo
 

Review

Beautiful

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely bright, strong colour which doesn't dry on the palette for much longer than cheaper watercolours.

Feefo
 

Review

Paint does not dry out on the palette as quickly as cheaper watercolours so much easier to use over a few hours painting. Lovely strong colour so you don't need a lot.

Feefo
 

Review

Useful strong colour which doesn't dry on the palette for a long time compared to cheaper watercolours.

Feefo
 

Review

rich bright blue, fine granulation

Feefo
 

Review

this and W&N lemon are my only yellows, and cover the field!!

Feefo
 

Review

Good quality pigment

Feefo
 

Review

Interesting shade.

Feefo
 

Review

fantastic bright colour lasts well, mixes well to make lovely greens

Feefo
 

Review

Love this colour and have used it for painting my flowers - very rich

Feefo
 

Review

Perfect for what I wanted it for.

Feefo
 

Review

Just gave me what I was looking for. Very pleased with the results. I will be back ordering soon.

Feefo
 

Review

Expensive but excellent quality.

Feefo
 

Review

Expensive but excellent quality.

Feefo
 

Review

My favourite cour in the Daniel Smaithrange. I love the way the paint granulates.

Feefo
 

Review

pigment very weak, nowhere near as good as Old Holland

Feefo
 

Review

It has a bit of a gooey texture but nice when mixed with cobalt blue and/or raw sienna. Those 3 also make a nice grey.

Feefo
 

Review

Not as bright a colour as an acrylic version but still useful.

Feefo
 

Review

Deeper colour than I expected

Feefo
 

Review

As a fantasy artist I wanted a colour for use in undersea scenes but I have found this colour extremely useful for my paintings of dragon flesh, fantasy woodlands and Elves of shadows. and also leaves and foliage of wildflowers and garden plants. It will stay as a permanent member of my palette collection.

Feefo
 

Review

This is an excellent colour with a variety of uses.

Feefo
 

Review

I am a fantasy artist painting my book illustrations and images for other products. At first I was disappointed in the colour not reflecting that shown online, but the more I use it, the more I realise how fascinating this colour is and how versatile its uses. I now intend to try more colours.

Feefo
 

Review

Really vibrant colour

Feefo
 

Review

Always beautiful colours good consistency

Feefo
 

Review

Perfect for granular washes on rocks, scrub etc.

Feefo
 

Review

As the 'Info' says this is a lovely clear strong orange, but much more useful than the heavy opaque Cadmium Orange. A great landscape colour for sunsets as it's transparent. It mixes well to produce interesting greens and browns.

Fiona M H
 

Review

Don't be misled by the colour which appears on the screen or on the Jackson's colour chart (quite a few of the DS colours are not accurately shown !). This is not the red/brown shade you see, but a lovely golden raw sienna colour. Like all DS colours it rewets very well (much better than W&N Raw Sienna or W&N Yellow Ochre) and is semi-transparent, giving a glowing colour on the paper but also having enough 'presence' to achieve interesting effects.

Fiona M H
 

Review

Don't be misled by the colour which appears on the screen or on the Jackson's colour chart (quite a few of the DS colours are not accurately shown !). This is not the red/brown shade you see, but a lovely golden raw sienna colour. Like all DS colours it rewets very well (much better than W&N Raw Sienna or W&N Yellow Ochre) and is semi-transparent, giving a glowing colour on the paper but also having enough 'presence' to achieve interesting effects.

Fiona M H
 

Review

I'm addicted to this lovely shadow colour, since a fiend introduced me to it. I've met other addicts since. Just wished the Daniel smith paints were a bit cheaper,but they are imported. It's a lovely original range

Feefo
 

Review

The actual purchase was good as was delivery

Feefo
 

Review

10 colours in one! A cascade of colour in a tube

Feefo
 

Review

Gorgeous color, no wonder it's always out of stock!

Dori
 

Review

I think I was a bit hasty in my judgement when I thought this yellow didn't mix good greens. I just painted a plant that has lots of leaves and the green (azo yellow + ultramarine) is very natural looking yet bright enough.

Leena
 

Review

The most exciting color I've ever seen. It has a mind of its own with turning magically blue here and green there. I am in love with it.

Pirkitta
 

Review

Looks nothing like the swatch on the site; I cannot get it to be that dark no matter what, it does not granulate and seems to have glitter in it. I don't like it.

Pirkitta
 

Review

The color looks nothing like the swatch on the site. It is in fact more like a caput mortum.

Pirkitta
 

Review

amazing versatile color just love love love Daniel Smith

Feefo
 

Review

gorgeous earthy sea green excellent quality as I would expect from Daniel Smith

Feefo
 

Review

stunning color and again just that super Daniel smith specialness

Feefo
 

Review

A very good yellow if you want to paint yellow. Strong, bright, clean. But not as good for an all in one yellow to use as yellow + mixing greens and earths. The greens are quite strong and opaque (I used PB 60 & PB 29) and look like they've been mixed using lemon yellow, because azo yellow has very little warmth. Nothing wrong with strong&opaque if you like that but I prefer more transparent. Surprisingly, the earths are quite weak. They do not have any golden glow, and they look rather cool and bland. So the need for a golden yellow arises. I used Schmincke Pure yellow before and have to say I would have been wise to stick with it, it is beautiful on its own, and mixes glowing earths and transparent natural looking greens. Pair it with DS Lemon yellow and you don't need other yellows.

Leena
 

Review

The color is beautiful but very far from swatch... It looks like Malachite Genuine, but even more stronger.

Liliya
 

Review

I saw this product on another artist's DVD and wanted to try it. It starts off like a chrome green but then partly transforms into an other worldly electric blue if more water is added. Amazing!

Feefo
 

Review

This I saw on another's DVD too and on that it appeared warmer with a deep crimson/grey colour. Having tried it though it was slightly more grey than crimson but the granular quality of the paint didn't disappoint.

Feefo
 

Review

Love this colour: as a wash with a beautiful granulation, and also as a warmer addition to cold areas - this pigment will slightly remove the colder pigment (works wet-to-wet only of course). Yes, the pigment is light, but this makes the color so special.

Sophie
 

Review

Beautiful vibrant colour's amazing quality

Feefo
 

Review

Beautiful vibrant colours amazing quality

Feefo
 

Review

Very good especially for foliage, colour splits on drying with a bronze tint in the green beautiful.

Feefo
 

Review

I'm a Daniel Smith fan. Love the quality of all the colours purchased so far, and that's quite a few.

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely bright colour and as with, previous quinacridones I have used, did not disappoint.

Feefo
 

Review

Very smooth watercolour paint.

Feefo
 

Review

Very high pigment content and bright colour.

Feefo
 

Review

Very useful for outdoor painting in the countryside and of buildings

Feefo
 

Review

many opportunities to put this lovely natural looking Green to good use

Feefo
 

Review

Great for Mediterranean rooftops

Feefo
 

Review

Simply gorgeous colour and great consistency. Looks wonderful on the paper.

Feefo
 

Review

an amazing tube of paint where the green has shades of blue in it. Very distinctive. Thank you.

Feefo
 

Review

quality watercolour

Feefo
 

Review

quality watercolour

Feefo
 

Review

As expected

Feefo
 

Review

As expected

Feefo
 

Review

quality watercolour

Feefo
 

Review

Another great DS colour

Feefo
 

Review

quality watercolour

Feefo
 

Review

excellent product at a good price

Feefo
 

Review

I had bought DS. range of granulating paints, and they certainly do that. Compared to W&N paints they are a bit thine, more liquid than pigment, but they(DS) do do the granulating better.

Feefo
 

Review

I had bought DS. range of granulating paints, and they certainly do that. Compared to W&N paints they are a bit thine, more liquid than pigment, but they(DS) do do the granulating better. A clean bright blue.

Feefo
 

Review

I had bought DS. range of granulating paints, and they certainly do that. Compared to W&N paints they are a bit thine, more liquid than pigment, but they(DS) do do the granulating better. This colour also has a very nice separation of the blue and red pigments.

Feefo
 

Review

Good quality paints at a good price.

Feefo
 

Review

a wonderful carbon copy blue!

Feefo
 

Review

Very pink

Feefo
 

Review

Love it! The colour and the granulation are great.

Feefo
 

Review

Highest quality watercolour paint - worth biting the bullet and paying for it!

Feefo
 

Review

Beautiful, glowing yellow. My go to yellow.

Feefo
 

Review

My primary red, makes both lovely oranges and purples.

Feefo
 

Review

This was the first time I tried this color, excellent Daniel Smith quality, makes lovely browns and grays with Phthalo blue.

Feefo
 

Review

quality watercolour

Feefo
 

Review

Paints for. Someone else

Feefo
 

Review

Paints for someone else

Feefo
 

Review

This colour is incredible, so many tones within the one paint!

Feefo
 

Review

As expected

Feefo
 

Review

LOVELY

Feefo
 

Review

VERY NICE GREEN

Feefo
 

Review

PERFECT

Feefo
 

Review

A strongly pigmented colour which granulates in a pleasing manner. Useful for seascapes to add interest.

Feefo
 

Review

The way the colour separates when dry is amazing!

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely transparent paint, useful for skin or other uses.

Feefo
 

Review

My favorite , I hope if they have a bigger tubes ( 30 ml)

Feefo
 

Review

My favorite , I hope if they have a bigger tubes ( 30 ml)

Feefo
 

Review

Quite a thin colour , not worth the money. Similar to burnt sienna without the strong pigment.

Feefo
 

Review

The closest thing to manganese blue of 40 years ago.

Feefo
 

Review

Great product; purchased as part of phased replacement of other manufacturers' painting materials.

Feefo
 

Review

Magical stuff; had almost run out!

Feefo
 

Review

My favorite!

Feefo
 

Review

I was expecting a radiant color but find it bland. Honestly I would like to return it.

Feefo
 

Review

A lovely colour – exactly what I needed for the flowers of a very delicate blue bearded iris. Was afraid it might be too granulating, but it's perfect.

Feefo
 

Review

reallyy love it's colourrss..^^.i really love itt...^v^.

Feefo
 

Review

great pigment. transparent and beautiful

Feefo
 

Review

very saturated and transparent pigment

Feefo
 

Review

Well worth having

Feefo
 

Review

Another great DS colour

Feefo
 

Review

Works as described

Feefo
 

Review

It is a bit cloudy. I found Winsor and Newton's Aureolin Yellow much brighter.

Feefo
 

Review

One of my favorite shade.It has replaced burnt sienna for me, more vivid and has a certain brilliance to it.

Feefo
 

Review

Very beautiful as well as useful shade, great quality from DS. Makes vivid golds and brilliant yellows; I use it regularly.

Feefo
 

Review

I love it and I am going to order more from that product.

Feefo
 

Review

Just amazing

Feefo
 

Review

Several delightful hues

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely clean light yellow .will use a lot

Feefo
 

Review

Great colour, I am fairly new to the Daniel Smith brand but love the uniqueness of some of these colours

Feefo
 

Review

Lovely

Feefo
 

Review

This yellow is simply beautiful. I heard of it in a FB group and was told I could find it here.

Feefo
 

Review

Brilliant granulation

Feefo
 

Review

Interesting effects mixing lots of water with this paint

Feefo
 

Review

Very strong colour

Feefo
 

Review

not used it yet but am looking forward to using it,

Feefo
 

Review

Fantastic price and service.

Feefo
 

Review

Excellent

Feefo
 

Review

What a beautiful orange red. Absolutely stunning colour.

Lucy Newnham
 

Review

a clean, dark and bright friend - loved by my thinnest brushes.

Catherine Lindow
 

Review

agree with the blurb - natural textures given a new dimension by a layer of this. It has solved a lot of problems for me.

Catherine Lindow
 

Review

this is a fascinating and endlessly useful colour!

Catherine Lindow
 

Review

Great watercolor (as all Daniel Smith ones) but as for me in real life it looks little bit more brighter that I waited from it, but still not like artificial one so I'm satisfied with it.

Liliya Rodnikova
 

Review

I use this color almost in all of my works! It works amazing in mixing with other colors and gives them depth and texture.

Liliya Rodnikova
 

Review

This awesome color reminds me about insect's shells. It's decorative and natural at the same time. If you are thinking about trying it I recommend you to do this!

Liliya Rodnikova
 

Review

Duochromes are really interesting colors to play with! And it's shining is so delicate and beautiful!

Liliya Rodnikova
 

Review

An intense, vibrant orange which glows under more transparent glazes. Use sparingly, it is concentrated liquid fire, wonderful.

Henry Jones
 

Review

After lusting after this colour I was really, really disappointed with it. In fact hardly any colour more a granular watery grey blue than the bright blue I expected. Not worth paying the extra almost double price. Most disappointing experience. Would be interesting to try the test card first.

marjorie knight
 

Review

Beautiful and vivid, I love it. A great replacement for plain old burnt sienna.

Arti Chauhan
 

Review

The Daniel Smith swatches show it as a nice paint with some juicy midtones. In fact it's a bit muted violet with gentle glitter when dried. It feels velvety. If you know what amethyst crystals look like, this shouldn't be surprising. What impressed me is the tonal range I'm able to achieve with it. And the paint controls really nicely.

Dagmar Paseková
 

Review

a wonderful colour to use, especially for Autumn landscapes. And it does sparkle!

Mary Simpson
 

Review

Amazing vivid color! It reminds me about flower's pollen. As for me it's the best yellow I've ever seen.

Liliya Rodnikova
 

Review

The effect it creates is amazing and very unpredictable, especially when working wet in wet.

Dagmar Paseková
 

Review

Very convincing gold watercolor. Nice consistency, can be re-wetted easily when it dries, I'm really happy about it!

Dagmar Paseková
 

Review

I purchased this one together with Iridescent Goldstone and they both seem amazing (nice consistency, easily re-wettable). The iridescent effect of Electric Blue is better visible on dark surfaces though.

Dagmar Paseková
 

Review

Have to say the most exciting pigment to discover in 22yrs of painting. Great mixer, spectacular granulation effects, seems to ""electrify""/intensify some colours when they come into contact with it. Haven't found anything it can't do yet, just wish I had it when I first started painting -- play with it and be amazed.

Christopher Fenner
 

Review

Have to say the most exciting pigment to discover in 22yrs of painting. Great mixer, spectacular granulation effects, seems to ""electrify""/intensify some colours when they come into contact with it. Haven't found anything it can't do yet, just wish I had it when I first started painting -- play with it and be amazed.

Christopher Fenner
 

Review

Very strong pigment, lovely bright colour, can be rewetted very easily. Also great choice if you're low on your budget, hansa yellow is nice for mixing both warm and cold colors. I'm starting to believe the tube is going to last forever...

Dagmar Paseková
 

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Wonderful and intense blue, the tube is just loaded with the blue pigment! I'm not used to these tube watercolors yet (I'm working mostly with pans) so I was quite surprised how fast it settles down. The color chart says medium staining but the effect seems quite strong to me. This could work for some nice texture effects. :)

Dagmar Paseková
 

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This is a gorgeous mix for background shadow passages, deepening purples in florals and special effects. The granulation is lovely - the viridian and rose pigments peek out in a wash.

Jane Blundell
 

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This is the most beautiful warm yellow I have used. Lovely in washes and mass tone.

Jane Blundell
 

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This is the most beautiful warm yellow I have used. Lovely in washes and mass tone.

Jane Blundell
 

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I love this colour as a single primary red in a very limited palette. It does a great job as a cool red in a split primary palette too, and is lovely to paint with. Very smooth and rewets well in the palette. Makes gorgeous oranges with a yellow and purples with ultramarine.

Jane Blundell
 

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Like many of the Primatek colours, you have to get used to how they work. This is a gorgeous granulating red-earth that can be used in place of Indian red. In a wash is can be glowing with dusty rose to crimson warmth but in mass-tone it is very dark. A number of colours in one. I love it.

Jane Blundell
 

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Like many of the Primatek colours, you have to get used to how they work. This is a gorgeous granulating red-earth that can be used in place of Indian red. In a wash is can be glowing with dusty rose to crimson warmth but in mass-tone it is very dark. A number of colours in one. I love it.

Jane Blundell
 

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This has got to be the most glorious useful green watercolour available. It covers the range from very light but realistic mossy greens through sap greens through deep olive greens all in one tube. The granulation, with specks of browns, is gorgeous. One of the top paints I have ever used.

Jane Blundell
 

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This has got to be the most glorious useful green watercolour available. It covers the range from very light but realistic mossy greens through sap greens through deep olive greens all in one tube. The granulation, with specks of browns, is gorgeous. One of the top paints I have ever used.

Jane Blundell
 

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I use this colour all the time. It is a fabulous granulating semi-opaque that is perfect for depicting rocks, beach scenes, seashells and so much more. I love it with Goethite - another granulating staple in my palette.

Jane Blundell
 

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This is my favourite yellow earth. The granulation is wonderful for beach scenes (with Buff Titanium), rocks and landscapes and I use it in place of yellow ochre or raw sienna for most of my work. Make sure you shake the tube sell though as it can separate in the tube.

Jane Blundell
 

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This is my favourite yellow earth. The granulation is wonderful for beach scenes (with Buff Titanium), rocks and landscapes and I use it in place of yellow ochre or raw sienna for most of my work. Make sure you shake the tube sell though as it can separate in the tube.

Jane Blundell
 

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This colour is one of my favourites of any manufacture. It's subtle, and I love the granulation, particularly mixing for darks

Gail Seery
 

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the colour shown he is not correct, it is actually grey with no hint of green, but it does granulate very well when mixed with other colours

david bly
 

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A joyous paint that heavily flocculates all over the place. Rich, velvety red-brown... Has some real ooomph! while still maintaining transparency.

John Guichard
 

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I see someone else has beaten me to it! Probably a bad batch of lapis overblown with calcite and pyrite. Henceforth this paint is massively overpriced, dull, grey & weak (you'll ruin your brushes trying to get any strength of colour)... Nigh on useless! Prima-tek range seems to be an overpriced flop.

John Guichard
 

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I must say that this colour leans much more to the green side than the sample suggests. Mine also came with a large air bubble (just my luck!). However it is a lovely colour. Easy to lift off and mixes fairly well. But

John Guichard
 

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A wonderful, rich, deep green. Great granulation/flocculation effects. A must have! Maybe slightly more yellow than the picture shows. But achieves an intense dark upon layering.

John Guichard
 

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I have several tubes of Daniel Smith watercolours and absolutely love them, especially the Quinacridones which are beautiful, rich colours. Quinacridone Fuchsia is a single pigment cool red, a little bluer than quin. rose in tints but not as blue as quin. magenta. At full strength it's a strong, deep reddish pink. Washes are lovely and smooth, making it perfect for floral paintings. I can also recommend the quin. gold, it's still made with the rare PO49 pigment and is the most beautiful earth colour. It's great to find a UK supplier of this wonderful range.

Ruth Harris
 

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Exactly as I thought it would be (not having seen the colour in 'real life').

Feefo
 

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I am so happy to be able to source Daniel Smith watercolors through Jackson's. They are lovely to work with and give a lovely depth of colours. The transparent colours are really good and allow the paper brightness come through and give the painting a lovely depth and g quality of colour.

Feefo
 

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Extraordinarily weird and wonderful product... a gorgeous green that splits out a clear turquoise round the margins on damp - paper. Love it!!

Feefo
 

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A great colour to add some life to landscapes

Feefo
 

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Always efficient, good service.

Feefo
 

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Interesting colour if not of the very finest quality lapis

Feefo
 

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Delivery time was good but Parcel Force failed to read the delivery instructions and my parcel ended up in the local post office and not my safe place.

Feefo
 

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Wow

Feefo
 

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This is beautiful watercolour. I was not disappointed.

Feefo
 

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Stunning, rich colours and beautiful textures

Feefo
 

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the quality of this colour is very good

Feefo
 

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fine

Feefo
 

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electrifies landscape!

Feefo
 

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I have only had one issue with a ceramic palette that was damaged in the post which was replaced with no problem and everything else I have purchased has been excellent value and excellent quality

Feefo
 

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I have been surprised at just how good these paints are, great on there own ,and mix well to make beautiful neutrals. Fantastic!!!!!!!!

Feefo
 

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First time I ordered from jacksons. Excellent service. Had a query, responded promptly. Will certainly order again.thank you.

Feefo
 

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Excellent

Feefo
 

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WOW..can't wait t use this one in earnest

Feefo
 

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I have always been impressed with their service over the past few years

Feefo
 

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Love this colour especially. Use it a lot for water and seascapes. Quality is great, as usual.

Feefo
 

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Top quality.

Feefo
 

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I just love the vibrancy of Daniel Smith watercolours and this one doesn't disappoint. Dark and rich 'blood' red.

Feefo
 

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Great Price

Feefo
 

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Extremely good service and prompt delivery.

Feefo
 

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a lovely colour

Feefo
 

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Lovely colour.

Feefo
 

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Interesting colour but rather gummy and over bound. Better than ultramarine red though.

Feefo
 

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Excellent product. No qualms

Feefo
 

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As expected

Feefo
 

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A lovely rich and vibrant colour.

Feefo
 

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Excellent Service

Feefo
 

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Lovely rich blue

Feefo
 

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probably best watercolor paint on the market

Feefo
 

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Lovely colour has great coverage and tones

Feefo
 

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As good as I expected, great colour

Feefo
 

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Parts received in plenty of time for Xmas thanks

Feefo
 

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I am very pleased with this colour.

Feefo
 

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Efficient service as always from the Jackson's team.

Feefo
 

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good products, good price, slightly dented sent promptly.

Feefo
 

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Daniel smith watercolours are the.best ican buy and may of my friends have brought on my recomendation and are verypleased

Feefo
 

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all fine, just postage was longer than expected

Feefo
 

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Interesting colour

Feefo
 

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Really great

Feefo
 

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Excellent watercolour

Feefo
 

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The service was quick and the products excellent. The store staff were very helpful. Very impressed.

Feefo
 

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Your website is easy to navigate and your prices are very competitive. My package arrived fairly promptly too.

Feefo
 

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Gorgeous, sensual colour.

Feefo
 

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not as strong lapis colour as expected.

Feefo
 

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Granulates beautifully but is more toward brown than deep red.

Feefo
 

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These paints are wonderful to use!

Feefo
 

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Amazing quality. My new favourite brand of watercolours.

Feefo
 

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Amazing quality. My new favourite brand of watercolours.

Feefo
 

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A really beautiful addition to the paintbox, superb for shadows

Feefo
 

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WONDERFUL COLOUR WHICH DIFFUSES INTO SEVERAL SHADES

Feefo
 

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Lovely mixer.

Feefo
 

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Interesting granulation with this pigment.

Feefo
 

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