For general art education. Great for teaching colour mixing, producing strong pure secondary and tertiary colours. Smooth buttery consistency. Can be used for screen printing, block printing and painting from impasto to water-colour effects.
Derivan Student has been manufactured since 1964. As part of our commitment to producing only the best products, Derivan Student acrylic is made using a pure acrylic binder giving you the advantage of a quality acrylic paint at a student price. The full range consists of 40 colours including 25 standard colours - primaries (cool and warm), secondary and tertiary - 2 metallic, 6 glitter and 7 fluorescent colours.
All colours are available in 75ml tubes. Selected colours are also available in 250ml jars, 1 Litre and 2 Litre bottles and 2 Litre Eco-Paks (soft pouch). Download Colours & Sizes page.
Derivan Student Acrylic Paints are ideal for a wide range of art and craft applications for the beginner through to the advanced artist or crafter. Whether adding a splash of colour to your craft project, or creating your own masterpiece on canvas, Derivan Student Acrylics have the versatility for a broad range of painting techniques. Derivan Student is a fast drying, non-toxic and water-based paint with bright, opaque colours that can be used on most porous surfaces, including paper, cardboard, wood, MDF, plaster and canvas.
Use straight from the tubes. Water is suitable for dilution or clean-up. Both gloss and water resistance are greatly improved by additions of Derivan polymer Varnish to the paint.
Derivan Student Acrylic Paint is available in two distinctive sets, an intro starter pack of primary colours and a pack containing a selection of cool and warm colours and tones, to allow easy identifying and learning the basics of colour mixing.