7 Best Oil Paint Sets | December 2016
Got a budding Rembrandt, Picasso or Warhol in the family. Then one of these oil paint sets might make the perfect gift. They come with all the colors any artist might need and are available at prices suitable for a beginning painter through to professionals. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best oil paint set on Amazon.
This Grumbacher Academy Oil Paint set is made in the United States and will serve the demanding artist admirably. It features ten tubes of differing colors, each of which is loaded with a generous 24 milliliters of paint.
- good set for advanced art students
- includes burnt sienna and burnt umber
- lacks a vivid red color
|Rating||3.9 / 5.0|
The Daveliou Oil Paint Set comes with 24 different colors included, more than twice the selection of many sets. These non-toxic oil paints are suitable for use by younger artists, and are great for art classes.
- superior pigment emulsion
- water soluble oil paints
- some suspension sedimentation issues
|Rating||4.0 / 5.0|
This Professional Oil Painting Set from US Art Supply is inflating its own ego a bit with the word "professional," but given its price, it's a great choice for families, camps, or for use in classrooms.
- very low price point
- best when thinned with turpentine
- rather small sized set
|Brand||Us Art Supply|
|Rating||4.1 / 5.0|
The MyArtscape Oil Paint Set is a great starter kit for kids or aspiring adult painters. It's low cost and basic, but the 12 included paint colors are vibrant and feature decent quality pigment suspensions.
- great tinting strength
- conforms to astm d4236 and en71-3
- backed by 100% satisfaction guarantee
|Rating||4.3 / 5.0|
The Royal & Langnickel Supreme oil color painting box set comes with everything you need to create a masterpiece except for a canvas and a bit of inspiration. It includes 12 brushes, linseed oil, a palette knife, and more.
- mixing stylus included
- sturdy wooden case protects set
- great for traveling artist
|Brand||Royal & Langnickel|
|Rating||4.7 / 5.0|
The Winsor & Newton Winton oil color set comes with ten tubes of paint, each of which have a 37 ml. capacity. This is a decent introductory set with high levels of pigmentation providing good covering power and tinting strength.
- decent price point
- includes ivory black and titanium white
- not soft enough for good mixing
|Brand||Winsor & Newton|
|Rating||4.8 / 5.0|
The Martin F. Weber Bob Ross basic paint set can help even the amateur painter channel their inner artist & create landscape paintings worthy of pride. The set comes with paints, a painting knife, a landscape brush and instructions.
- made in the united states
- 118-milliliter liquid white color jar
- great gift for beginners
|Brand||Martin & F. Weber|
|Rating||4.6 / 5.0|