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Daniel Smith Watercolour 'Test/Sampler'

How to make a paint ‘sampler’.

In this video I test a selection of Daniel Smith watercolours and show you haw to make a concertina colour sampler.


For this project you will need:

  • Watercolour paints (listed below)

  • Palette

  • Paint brush

  • Watercolour paper

  • Water pots

  • Scissors

  • Ruler

  • Glue

Paint colours/names in order on ‘sampler’:

All the paints used in this video are from the Daniel Smith watercolours range.


1-Extra Fine Lunar Black

2-Extra Fine Titanium White

3-Luminescent Aztec Gold

4-Luminescent Pearlescent White

5-Hematite Genuine PrimaTek

6-Sodalite Genuine PrimaTek

7-Amethust Genuine PrimaTek

8-Bloodstone Genuine PrimaTek

9-Piemontite Genuine PrimaTek

10-Mayan Blue Genuine PrimaTek

11-Green Apatite Genuine PrimaTek

12-Serpentine Genuine PrimaTek


This project should take between 30 – 90 minutes.



Download a template on my website to print on to your own paper.

ArtwithTricia Sampler A4 template
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Download PDF • 245KB


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