Have you given up on traditional oil painting because of the toxic solvents? Are you tired of experiencing frustrating color shift with your acrylic paints as they dry? Do you want to learn oil painting, but all the medium and solvent costs are overwhelming your pocketbook? Marie's has formulated water mixable oil colors that are truly solvent free, providing an affordable alternative to painting in traditional oils. These water mixable oil colors look and feel like traditional oil colors, and even have the aroma of traditional linseed oilÑ but thin with water. Wash brushes easily with soap and water when your painting session is finished! This eighteen color set of 12ml sized tubes is a smart value and the perfect entry into the medium of water mixable oil paints. Permanent when fully dry, the beautiful rich oil colors are created from lightfast pigments.