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QoR is a modern watercolor made with an exclusive Aquazol® binder, providing more pigment in every brushstroke as well as a color strength, range and versatility unmatched in the history of watercolors.
Mediums & Grounds
To extend the range of capabilities and creative opportunities for watercolors, mediums help adjust the working properties of color, while grounds provide surface options that go far beyond paper.
Filling Half Pans with QoR Watercolor
Painting on Location with QoR Modern Watercolors
Double Primary Approach to a QoR Color Wheel
Monoprinting with QoR Watercolors
Fun and easy monoprinting technique using QoR Watercolors
QoR Mini - Compact color for artists on the move.
QoR MINI fits 12 half pan watercolors in a tin smaller than an index card. It fits perfectly in pocket or purse for urban sketching and plein air painting. Features include: Stamped wells on tin lid offer convenient mixing space Innovative non-staining silicone insert with embossed letters next to each pan Standard size removable/refillable half pans Watercolor paper insert to paint out a color reference key Vibrant, clean mixing primary colors along with convenient secondary and earth colors Includes Cadmium Yellow Primrose, Nickel Azo Yellow, Transparent Pyrrole Orange, Pyrrole Red Medium, Quinacridone Magenta, Dioxazine Purple, Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Blue (Green Shade), Sap Green, Payne’s Gray, Transparent Brown Oxide, Burnt Umber
Product Discontinuation Update
GOLDEN President & COO Receives NAMTA Hall of Fame Award
GOLDEN Launches Four New QoR Artist Watercolors Half Pan Sets
Golden Artist Colors Acquires PanPastel® and Sofft® Tools
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