Welcome to the KREUL Color Blog

Are you looking for paint ideas and color inspiration? Would you like to find tutorials and how-to`s? Or do you want to inform yourself about current DIY-trends? Here you will find everything that makes the world of kids, crafters and artists even more colourful - the latest from Germany's first artists' paint factory.

Reducing and avoiding waste – just something we do at KREUL


Paints make life more colourful. But if we look at them a little less emotionally, paints are also consumer products. They come in[...]

Verschiedene Farbkleckse in Brauntönen

Colour of the Month: Brown


At the end of autumn, nature’s resplendent yellows and oranges begin to turn brown. But is that sad? We don’t think so because[...]

Anwendung Malen mit Acryltinte

Five questions about KREUL Triton Acrylic Ink


With paint that is versatile and encourages experiments, artists can broaden their skills. A fantastic opportunity for KREUL[...]

selbst bemalte Kerzen auf Teller - KREUL DIY Idee zum selber designen

Our must-have in autumn: Stylishly designed candles


A biting cold wind and grey drizzly weather – yes, please! When November gives us the cold shoulder, we're happy to stay indoors[...]

Geschenkidee zu Weihnachten für Kuenstler

Christmas gifts to surprise and delight artists


Oh, how wonderful to see the eyes of a creative individual light up when you present them with the ideal gift. Hobby artists have[...]

Kind hört Mal-Anleitung zum Bild Malen für Sternennacht

Paint what you hear – with the KREUL Master Forger Box Starry Night


You wouldn't say 200-year-old masterpieces were really trendy, would you? But of course they are! Certainly for smart kids. They[...]

Handlettering Gemälde mit Herbstlaub neben Aquarell Markern

Five questions about SOLO GOYA Aqua Paint Markers


Versatile, high-intensity colour with a flexible brush tip: the SOLO GOYA Aqua Paint Marker is a favourite among artists and[...]

Our company is climate-neutral!


KREUL is Germany’s first manufacturer of artists' paints. We have been making paints since back in 1838. Paint is a chemical[...]

The MUCKI finger paint family is growing!


Hello, hello! Our MUCKI finger paint family is getting bigger and bigger! From loud and proud colour shades to soft and gentle[...]

abstrakt Malen lernen mit SOLO GOYA Triton

Abstract painting with artists’ acrylic paints: It’s so easy


A bright blue sky with ocean waves in radiant turquoise: We are inspired to paint impressions from our summer holidays onto[...]

Keilrahmen mit Leinwand und primärblauem Anstrich

Colour of the month: Primary blue


In August, we yearn for a colour that lets us gaze into the faraway. The horizon on a bright and sunny day, far-off coastal[...]

Baum Skizze in Skizzenbuch vor Landschaft mit Stift

Why sketching outdoors can build up our artistic skills


Summer, sun, spending time outdoors: you can capture the play of light between colours wonderfully by creating art while you are[...]

Kunstwerk mit goldenem Blattmetall Aufstrich

Stylish and beautiful: Golden wall decoration with metal leaf


Fancy a touch of elegance in the living room? Then time for some eye-catching decoration with KREUL Leaf Metal. Light shimmering[...]

Kinderhand malt mit Pinsel einen Heißluftballon bunt aus

Colour magic conjured with water: learning together through play


Splish-splash and hocus-pocus: When colour and water come together, magic happens. Unbelievable? No, true! The MUCKI Play Me[...]

KREUL Chalky Kreidemarker Set mit dem Nachhaltigkeits Recycled Paper Icon

Recycled paper: Cardboard packaging from paper waste


Many KREUL products can be bought as individual products. But sets, with which we make colour selection easier, are available in[...]

Blau Gläser mit KREUL Javana Seidenmalfarbe bemaltes Kissen im Hintergrund

Five Questions about KREUL Javana Silk Paint


Smooth, with a subtle shimmer, caressing the skin – there is hardly any other fabric that feels as elegant and precious as silk.[...]

Mann bei der Farbenproduktion am Dispergierer mit Rohstoff-Sack

Apprenticeship at KREUL? A point of honour!


We say “Yes” to training young talent! At KREUL, vocational training is at the top of our agenda. Not only in the different[...]

Zitron Schriftzug wird mit Aquarellstift geschrieben

Colour of the month: Lemon


Carefree and refreshing – that’s lemon. The lightest shade in the colour wheel gives us a cool look in hot temperatures, relishing[...]

grün angemaltes Krokodil aus einer Papprolle gebastelt

Jungle alarm: We’re making reptiles from cardboard rolls


Watch out, there are wild animals about! But you don’t have to be scared of our crocodile and snake made out of kitchen rolls. And[...]

Stoffserviette wird mit einem schwarzen Textil Stift beschriftet Orangen im Hintergrund

Bon Appetit: Stylish lettering on cloth napkins


In summer, we like to move our living room out onto the patio or balcony. Stylish textiles can make outdoor spaces homely in no[...]

Hand mit Postkarte auf die ein Fahrrad-Motiv mit Marker übertragen wird

Five questions about the KREUL Transfer Marker


Want an easy way to transfer stylish designs onto decorative items? You can do that wonderfully with the KREUL Transfer Marker![...]

KREUL Triton Acrylic Marker Power Pack Komplettset mit Kuenstlerstiften von KREULe

Full power for quick-to-do colour ideas


Vivacious red meets refreshing blue and brings in joyful orange to compose a feel-good summer hit. In the hottest months of the[...]

KREUL Javana Stoffmalfarbe helle dunkle Stoffe Fragen Antworten Tutorial

Five questions about KREUL Javana fabric paint for light- and dark-coloured textiles


Whether you’re painting on t-shirts, sneakers or cushion covers: DIY designs on fabrics are both stylish and trendy. So it's great[...]

KREUL Acrylfarbe Tinte natürliche Pigmente Kurkuma Gelb

Colour of the month: Curcuma


A warm, natural yellow – this is how you could describe the colour curcuma. Not only does the colour in our KREUL Triton Natural[...]

Upcycling Holzpalette Konsole rot Regal KREUL Acryl Glanz Farbe

Upcycling for a glammed-up new look


What’s this, all glammed up in passionate red and Bordeaux? It’s our DIY console! Finished in a flash as we are simply upcycling a[...]