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Blockx Watercolor, 15 mL, Primary Colors Set

$85.00

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PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Blockx (pronounced "blocks") is one of the finest traditional manufacturers of artist colors in the world. The Blockx legacy begins in 1865 with Jacques Blockx I, a Belgian chemist who developed his own formulas for permanent paints. His pioneering work was quickly noticed by prominent painters, who had largely been producing their own paints by hand and were eager to explore a broader, more consistent range of colors. Salvador Dalí wrote about Jacques Blockx I: "This man who never painted, will contribute more to the painters of tomorrow than what we will have accomplished, all the modern painters together."

Five generations of Blockx family chemists have continued in the tradition of the company's founder, producing only the highest quality paints using traditional stone mills, small batches, and low speeds. This labor-intensive process allows the individual qualities of each pigment to shine through, and you will notice that each Blockx watercolor is different in texture, flow, intensity, and finish.

Unlike other brands, Blockx colors are not individually rated for lightfastness, because every color is permanent and suitable for museum-quality work. These artisan-made paints will suit even the most demanding professional artist, and we are very excited to make them available to our customers in the United States.

This set of six Blockx watercolors in 15 mL tubes is an ideal selection for color mixing. The colors included are three pairs of primary colors, one warm tone and one cool tone for each primary. This simple selection allows the watercolorist to mix high-chroma colors across the entire spectrum.

The colors included are Blockx Yellow (cool yellow), Gamboge (warm yellow), Quinacridone Magenta (cool red), Blockx Red (warm red), Primary Blue (cool blue), and Ultramarine Blue Deep (warm blue). Perfectly positioned at six evenly spaced points on the color wheel, these mixing colors are suited to all styles and subjects.

Packed in a gift-ready black box with the Blockx logo in gold foil. Made in Belgium.

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SHIPPING

We ship all orders from our store in St. Louis, Missouri. 95% of orders are processed in 1-2 business days. Shipping to the United States is always free for orders over $59. For orders under $59, domestic shipping rates start at $4.50. You can calculate your shipping cost in the cart or at checkout. For St. Louis residents, we also offer free curbside pickup. Just select "Pick Up" on the first page of checkout.

RETURNS

If there's a problem with your order, please contact our customer service team at hello@stlartsupply.com. If your order is damaged or defective, we will send you a prepaid return label and replace the item immediately. If you change your mind about an order, you can ship it back to us in new condition for a refund or exchange. However, if there is no error on our part, we cannot refund shipping charges or pay for return shipping. The deadline for all returns is 30 days from the delivery date. All clearance items, dated calendars and planners, and grab bags are non-refundable.

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CUSTOMER SERVICE

We are an independent retailer trusted by artists since 2015, and our expert staff are happy to help you with any questions you might have about our products and services. We love helping our customers choose colors, build gift packages for friends, and get started with new tools and materials. We can also take special orders for items not listed on this site.

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Blockx Watercolor, 15 mL, Primary Colors Set

Blockx Watercolor, 15 mL, Primary Colors Set

$85.00
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