W&N Gouache Series 2

Item Code: WNG2


WNG2. Winsor & Newton Series 2.
14ml Tubes.

Winsor & Newton produces the highest quality artist's paint. Gouache is priced by the color (based on the pigment's price). See WNG1, WNG3, WNG4 for other colors of Winsor & Newton gouache. For larger sizes (37ml) of Ivory Black, Jet Black, Lamp Black, and Permanent White, see WNGLG

Choose color: Bengal Rose, Brilliant Purple, Cyprus Green, Intense Blue, Light Purple, Magenta, Opera Pink, Olive Green, Opera Rose, Oxide of Chromium, Permanent Green Deep, Permanent Green Medium, Sap Green, Turquoise Blue

Review: Winsor & Newton Gouache for Calligraphy
-- An excellent gouache for broad-pen calligraphy (Italic, Blackletter, Gothic, Uncial, Roman Capitals) and pointed pen script (Copperplate, Engrossers, Spencerian, Modern Calligraphy)
-- Excellent for brush lettering (try Nicker Poster Paints for a ready-to-use medium for brush lettering).
-- Very opaque when used for calligraphy. Good choice for colored papers.
-- Colors are wonderfully rich when dry.
-- May take a bit more water to get to writing consistency than other gouaches.
-- Takes 3-4 minutes to dry; an envelope drying rack is helpful.
-- Dries to a matte finish; dry color is vibrant; wet color is close to dry color on paper.
-- Very wide range of colors, each priced by pigment. Lightfastness indicated.
-- For color mixing, primary sets are available:
WNG-HC1. Single Primary Set: Primary Red, Primary Blue, Primary Yellow, Ivory Black, Zinc White
WNGDP-S. Double Primary Set: with white plus a warm and cool each of red, blue and yellow.
WNGPDP-S. Permanent Double Primary Set with lightfast colors.
-- True Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow, Cobalt Blue are available.
-- Gouache can dry on the pen during your project. Every so often you may need to rinse off the pen.
-- Gouache is not water resistant. When it is needed, apply a fixative such as Spectrafix after gouache is completely dry.
-- Easy to clean from nib with water.

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