Getting my pigments organized

I have reached a critical mass (yikes over 70) in my addiction to watercolor. Time to make an inventory of all the pigments I have purchased since I started this passion for watercolor in 2015. I had them piled in bins by basic color group. I’m going to use these images of the paint tubes to create a spread sheet of brand, color group, color name.

Other watercolorists have asked what brands I use. They are all over the lot including student grade Cottman,(recommended by one of my favorite loose-style artists, Andrew Geeson)

Brands include: Lukas, Daniel Smith, Grumbacher, M Graham, Holbein, Winsor Newton, Qor, American Journey, Cottman and Sennelier.

 

 

Yellows and oranges
Blues and purples
Reds and Pinks
Greens
Browns and a few misc

 

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