I wouldn’t buy them to mix up a bunch of colors from, go with known single pigment paints for that. I don't usually use purple but the one included here is intense and can mix with yellow to get a colour close to black. FREE Shipping. I love the approach that Prima takes, it’s fresh and different, and will work for many artists. All five sets, sounds like a lot of fun! Thanks a lot for such great options! I’ll definitely try some of them! One thing I appreciate about the Prima watercolors, they are accessible to people. I would purchase these over Cotman, I think their tinting strength is better. Wet Paint Art is selling it for about $60. They also have a bit of a strange consistency, a little grainy, they don’t appear grainy on paper though. Follow me on Instagram! Artist grade, high quality and highly pigmented watercolor pans. Prima Marketing 655350584276 Watercolor Confections: Decadent Pies. Huge variety of folks from all over, and a wide variety of painting styles and skill levels. PS..your timing is perfect as I just talked about them on my blog..thanks for all your reviews too! $22.28 $ 22. ©2015-2018 Doodlewash®  Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use | Disclosure  Powered By Wordpress.com. I recently purchased this Prima Tropicals set, and some empty half pans to put in between. Thanks! Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. All sets are twelve colors and come in a nice metal paint tin with a numbered swatch card. Seems like people either love these or hate them. 21 Sunset (Hansa Yellow) My plan is to use these in my planner and art journal. Partly because I don’t need any paints, seriously, you know this if you’ve been reading these reviews. When you first open the box, the pans are wrapped up. I’m happy to hear you are enjoying them. Bit late to the party here but I’m so glad I found this post. That of course, is how they get the lovely pastel colors. Thanks so much for sharing! They also disintegrate quickly. Create an account. I didn’t like the tropicals in this brand, it felt like there were too many reds/pinks. Hi! Thank you SO much for sharing the chart that you received from them!! These are distributed by Prima Marketing, an arts and crafts supply company based out of Chino, CA. Thanks so much for your comment! You can edit your question or post anyway. The group is large and growing every day! LOL, Submitted by Tkishome on July 22, 2018 - 10:37pm, Site below is another review and includes info sheet from Prima Marketing. Thanks for the review, Jessica. I just found the Tropicals set for $11!? From shop ArtsyCraftyEmporium. I just checked Amazon and a set of 24 full pans is around $42. Also used some matchy matchy Gelly Roll pen colors. Related products. Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. I’ve seen some really lovely paintings/sketches by people using these sets. So much so that I have now ordered the Decadent Pies.. They have a 24 half pan student grade set for $30 on Amazon- Sennelier La Petite Aquarelle Watercolor Paint Set. I’m just about to blog about this set and wanted to see what other reviews had to say, and your’s has been by far the best. There was a problem completing your request. I'll probably throw the paints away and reload the tin with better paints. The journal swatches and examples are in a 4″x 6″ Stillman & Birn Gamma Series. Saying no will not stop you from seeing Etsy ads, but it may make them less relevant or more repetitive. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. https://doodlewash.com/doodlewash-review-white-nights-watercolours/, Go with what feels right to you though! this is the first prima confections palette i’ve gotten. 16 $30.00 $30.00. If you could buy a nice good sized set of any brand of watercolor paints, I like the half pan sized, what brand/color set would you get? It’s silly, but I was infuriated. Stay informed on our latest news! Just fill out the form below! Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Hello Theo! or     The only downside is the lack of information regarding the pigments used and lightfast ratings. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United States on April 11, 2019. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I couldn't recommend these more! You may buy this for the metal box, you may end up liking the colours. It seems that these box sets are currently sold only by the US branch of Amazon. Each pan is individually wrapped and there's a swatch card for you to try the colors out on; the colors are very pigmented and they re-activate really well. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Watercolor Confections are sized perfectly for artists on the go. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. All kinds of frosted baked goods dancing around in my mind. Sul sito di Amazon USA, ho acquistato anche, le palette “Terrain” e “Currents”. We've sent you an email to confirm your subscription. Another brand to check out is Sennelier. Below is the color chart for their entire line of watercolors and the lightfast ratings. I’m glad you’ve found the reviews helpful. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 24, 2020, Lovely watercolour paint. The most common prima watercolor material is canvas board. It’s nice to have options though. Prima Marketing Watercolor Confections: Essence, Prima Marketing Confections Odyssey Watercolor Collection, Prima Marketing Prima Confections Watercolor Pans 12/Pkg-Currents, Prima Marketing 655350631857 Watercolor Confections: Complexion, 12 Count, Prima Marketing 655350590260 655350590260 Watercolor Confections: Shimmering Lights, Prima Marketing 655350590253 Watercolor Confections: Pastel Dreams. free global shipping for brush purchases over £20, Parkablog's privacy and affiliate link policy. These individual pans are great for refilling your existing confection sets or for using individually. Another thing I like about the box is the lower flap remains horizontal when you open it up. I love Lindsay’s reviews and helpful videos! I’m recently bought Artist grade watercolors (W&N and Daniel Smith). Submitted by Gwen on August 9, 2020 - 9:48am. According to their chart, all but three paints- #34 Pistachio, #25 Frosting and #2 Candy, have Excellent lightfastness. The set cost £21 here In the UK. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. The paint colors aren't as vibrant/true and don't lift as easy off the cake. One is the space between the rows of pans is larger. Be the first to review “Watercolor Confections® – Odyssey” Cancel reply. I would just like to add a dark grey(i.e Paynes Grey)..but I I hope this wasn’t overwhelming, I tend to overdue rather than under. ⭐️. It is a great pallet to travel with and has plenty of mixing areas. I have the pastel dream set and I love them, however, I can’t achieve dark tones with them because they’re pastel (obviously). Build your own custom pans too! Official WORLD WATERCOLOR MONTH Giveaways! Most of the colours are transparent or quite transparent, which is another good point, so they are quite easy to mix without losing transparency. If you haven’t already, please join in and share your watercolor creations! Please try again. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Corners of the lower flap are also higher which prevent water from rolling off the corner. With excellent points, and color carrying capacity, these brushes are perfect for use with Prima Watercolor Confections, and watercolor Pencils. And the magenta acts like quincridone red or rose. Watercolor confections are sized perfectly for artist on the go. Submitted by Teoh Yi Chie on September 21, 2018 - 8:15pm. When Daniel Smith announced their hand poured watercolor half pan sets on Doodlewash in July, I knew in a... QoR Modern Watercolors by Golden. Not for children under 3 yrs. Great funfessional review! It's a nice addition to my watercolor collection! In the set I got, there were colour names as well as numbers. I think these sets will inspire some people to have fun with their sketchbooks and that’s the point. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. Happy painting . I’m reeeeaaaalllly tempted – like you – I have soooo many w/c paints of all the “professional artist grades” but I LOVE your “funfessional” title I just might HAVE TO get at least the Decadent Pies and Pastel Dreams – they are just tooo tempting : ) Not going for fine art here, more like a Christmas tree spaceship kind of look. Choosing brushes and paper has been tough […]. I paid a little more for the Pastel Dreams- $23, when I wrote this, the price had decreased by a couple of dollars. The first week of World Watercolor Month has started off with tremendous fun and enthusiasm with thousands of artists... Artangleology? Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. I bought the Tropicals set, mostly for the paint box. Next time, I’m going to put a drop of water on that pan before I start to paint.