Traditional Japanese solid watercolors for professional artists and crafters.
They are ideal for sketching, illustration, sumi-e and more!
By using original colors instead of mixing with other colors, the colors obtain a higher brilliance.


The Characteristics of GANSAI TAMBI

Bright Colors
By keeping the number of ingredients to a bare minimum, clear, bright colors are obtained.
Quick Dissolving
In order for the desired color to be quickly applied to the surface, the development focused on achieving quick dissolvability.
Clean Blending
The technical background in traditional sumi inkstick manufacturing was applied to Gansai Tambi in order to createbeautiful blending.
Acquisition of AP mark
  • The materials used to produce this watercolor are non-toxic.
    No toxic heavy metals were used in production and safety was made a priority.
    This watercolor is kind to both the human body and the environment, so is safe to use.
  • AP mark

Starry Colors

Golden pearl-tinted Gansai for professional artists and crafters. Ideal for calligraphy, illustrations, brush lettering and more!

Pearl Colors

Shimmering Gansai with pearly colors for professional artists and crafters. Ideal for sketch, illustration, sumi-e and more.

Gem Colors

Metallic-toned Gansai that sparkle like gemstones.
With excellent opaqueness, the deep colors stain the paper and stand out boldly.
Ideal for use in calligraphy, brush lettering, illustrating and all other types of paintings.