Cotman, from the makers of Winsor & Newton Professional Watercolors, offers a comparatively inexpensive selection of good-quality watercolors. The Cotman line includes both traditional pigments and reliable synthetic colors that replace some of the more rare and expensive pigments used in the Professional Watercolors.
Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolors represent superb value and are compatible with acrylics and gouache to produce combinations of opacity and transparency. They have excellent tinting strength. This introductory set contains six 8ml tubes of Cotman Watercolors, offering a perfect starter palette for the medium. Colors in set include: Burnt Umber, Cadmium Red Pale Hue, Cadmium Yellow Hue, Ivory Black, Ultramarine, and Viridian Hue.