Daniel Smith – Manufacturer of watercolors, acrylics and oil paint based in Seattle, Washington. The artist swears by their watercolor sticks.
Gamblin – Manufacturer of oil colors, based in Portland, Oregon. Hands down, this is the artist’s favorite brand of oil colors. Highly recommended.
Golden – Acrylic Paint manufacturer that began in 1980. The artist’s uses this brand of acrylics.
Grumbacher – Makes oils, acrylics and watercolors. A reliable brand.
Liquitex – Acrylic Paint manufacturer. The first professional line of acrylics. You cannot really go wrong with this brand.
M. Graham – Based in Eugene, Oregon, this manufacturer produces honey based art media including watercolors, oils, gouache and acrylics. They have the best artist’s gouache.
Maimeri – Italian artist material company that makes oils, watercolors and acrylics.
Natural Pigments – A pigment manufacturer. You can purchase pigments and make your own colors and paint, or you can buy their paints. Their Rublev watercolors are a lovely addition to any watercolor box!
Winsor & Newton – One of the longest standing provider of a variety of artist materials. I love the watercolor paint boxes they make.