Ready mix paint

A range of bright, water based colours with a smooth flowing consistency.

Traditional powder paint

Simply add water for your preferred consistency to create a bright, smooth flowing and economic paint.

Experts in colour


We at the Calder Colours Factory are proud to use traditional manufacturing techniques, creating high quality colour for artists of all ages every day. All of our paints are made here in Leicestershire using only the finest raw materials and pigments. We make a wide range of art materials for the younger artist including ready mix, finger paint, colour blocks, powder colour and adhesives. We also have a wide range of oils, acrylics, watercolours, block printing watercolour , shellac drawing inks and pastels for students and fine artists. Creativity continues with our air hardening clay, and soft dough.