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Alternative Color Mixes for Discontinued Quinacridones

How to mix colors to match discontinued Quinacridone Crimson, Quin/Nickel Azo Gold, and Quin Burnt Orange colors.

Product Development and Testing at GOLDEN

In this article we provide some insight into the product development lifecycle and testing methods used at GOLDEN.

Wet Sanding Acrylics

Adding water to the process of sanding acrylics lubricates the surface to reduce the build up of heat, and softens the acrylic, making it easier to ab...
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Creating a Smoother Canvas Surface

Creating a smoother canvas surface can be easy with Molding Paste. This preparation works well for oils, acrylics, and other media and creates a su...

More Ways to Paint!

Golden Artist Colors is the manufacturer of five acrylic color lines, QoR Artist Watercolors, Williamsburg Artist Oil Colors, and (now!) PanPastel ...

Isolation Coat Application for Small Paintings

Mike from GOLDEN product support demonstrates the proper technique for applying Golden Isolation Coat on a small painting using a brush. Also cover...

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Golden Artist Colors Announces New Golden Paintworks Key Accounts Manager

GOLDEN is excited to announce the recent hire of professional artist Kevin Tobin Jr.
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GOLDEN Enhances Its Virtual Paint MXR, Now Featuring Williamsburg Oil Colors Mixing Capabilities

Mix, explore, build and play: the updated GOLDEN Paint MXR is a free tool for artists everywhere!
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GOLDEN Employees Celebrate Earth Day with Annual Cleanup Event

This past Monday, 87 employees celebrated the 54th anniversary of Earth Day by helping clean up over 20 collective miles of roadsides in Columbus and ...
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Update on YInMn Blue

Since 1980 Golden Artist Colors has produced thousands of custom products to meet the individual needs of our creative customers. We are now offering ...

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Materials & Application Support

Materials & Application Support

Our role in the arts community has been to provide artists with the best tools to meet their needs. This includes an obligation to provide the most complete information available on artists' materials from our laboratory, research, and collaboration with other innovators and material scientists.

Please use this resource to obtain information regarding art materials in general, and GOLDEN products in particular. We cover product labeling, guidelines for safe use of art materials, waste disposal and environmental impact. We also provide links to other information that we have found helpful. If you don't find what you need, please contact us.