Colour like no other

Since my Grandfather’s time, my family have been immersed in colour. We are totally committed to providing Artists and Printmakers with the best tools for the job. The results have inspired artists the world over – providing a long lasting testament to their skill & creativity and reflecting rather favourably on us too!

Michael_SignatureMichael Craine | Managing Director

Express yourself

However you like to express your creativity we have the broadest range, the paints, the inks and the ancillaries to inspire you.

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Artists’ Spotlight

Some of today’s most exciting artists and printmakers choose our colours. Meet them here and find out more.

Colourful stories

A colourful world of inspiration, insights and information

Tuesday 23rd October 2018

Metamerism and my hat!

Technical Manager Paul Lee tackles Metamerism in under two minutes…
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Tuesday 11th September 2018

An Artist’s Life

Cranfield US Sales manager and artist Sarah-Malone Carnline takes a …

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Thursday 19th July 2018

How long will my artwork last?

How long will my print or painting last?
Do you …

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Thursday 7th June 2018

Join an association!

Whilst I like to think we are less obscure than …

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Tuesday 20th March 2018

Hands that do dishes…

We’ve been taking the ‘Cranfield road show’ out and about …

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Friday 12th January 2018

A top assignment!

If you have never visited Japan, what are you waiting …

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Monday 11th December 2017

How ‘personal’ is ‘personal’?

Producing a painting or indeed any piece of art, however …

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Monday 6th November 2017

Working with the significant other…

Cranfield’s Sales Manager Rachel Rowe spent time talking with respected …

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Here to help

Whether you’re a fine-art printmaker, an artist, a retailer or just want to know more about our colours, we’d love to hear from you. Our open and friendly team are on hand to tackle any paint and ink challenges you may encounter.

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