Welcome to the Calder Colours Factory!

We are independent manufacturers of colourful art and craft products, using only the finest raw materials and pigments. We cater for all artists: from children’s ready mix paint through to high quality watercolour, oil and acrylic for artists worldwide.

For children we have a range of products including ready mix, finger paint, colour blocks, powder colour and adhesives. Students and fine artists benefit from our wide range of oils, acrylics, watercolours, block printing watercolour and shellac drawing inks.

Alongside this we also make air hardening clay, soft dough and artist pastels.

We are specialists in large scale production supplying in retail own label and our brand Ocaldo.  We also work with professional artists to create bespoke colours for artists, using traditional manufacturing techniques.