ColArt comprises a group of famous art materials companies of complementary character and with origins dating back to the early 18th Century. This proud history forms the cornerstone of a unique brand heritage.
Lefranc & Bourgeois
European leader in colour for artists, crafters and children (Color & Co). Wide range of artists’ colours, surfaces, brushes and accessories, children’s colours and craft colours.
Now one of the world’s fastest growing major brands of colour. Value sets as ‘introduction to fine art’ and education colour products.
In 1794 Nicolas Jaques Conte developed the modern graphite lead from a mixture of clay and graphite, finally making it possible to create different grades of pencil hardness.
Winsor & Newton
The world’s leading artist colour brand. Wide range of artists’ colours, surfaces, brushes and accessories.
The world’s leading artist acrylic brand. Totally focussed on acrylics, with wide range of colours, gels and mediums.
The world’s favourite face and body paint
At the same time, we constantly respond to the changing needs of artists by improving the performance of all the product ranges through the application of the latest available technology.
Today, ColArt is by far the leading supplier of artists’ materials in the world, with a portfolio that includes three of the world’s top six artists’ colour brands.