Press Release


A book about the company history and a look back to the beginnings of the colour manufacturer Schmincke.


H. Schmincke & Co. in Erkrath has been awarded for the fourth time the title of "Brand of the Century".


Especially with the handmade production of the 400 finest, extra-soft pastels, H. Schmincke & Co. as a traditional manufacturer of finest artist's colours, still has a manufactory.


Creative Impulse Award – Schmincke has been awarded with the 1st price in the category “Creative Product of the Year” with the „J.H. Watercolour Wheel“, a Schmincke HORADAM® watercolour set in a unique twister design.