Holbein is unique in the art material trade because they do not produce any entry level/student quality color products. Each of the 16 artists’ grade color lines is adapted to meet the special requirements of the professional/serious artists with permanence, brilliance, and technique in mind. Indeed, the full range of Holbein color products offer unique characteristics which set them apart from all competitive lines regardless of origin.
HK Holbein is the North American Agent for all things Holbein. Founded in 1977 by Peter Hopper, HK Holbein has two offices one in Montreal, Canada and one in Burlington, Vermont. HK Holbein also distributes Strathmore Paper, Stratford & York Artist Brushes, Educational Colors, General Pencil and a variety of other lines, all related to the art material trade.
Dedicated to excellence, Holbein believes there is no substitute for quality. Holbein is the artists’ choice, every time!