Non-settling formula allows for easy use without the need to shake or stir. Kid friendly, simple formula makes for perfect at home painting and painting on the go. Broader range of colors than most competitors.
Not as washable as some competitors, despite being made for kids and toddlers.
Liquid texture perfect for use out of the bottle, while cheap price and range of colors gives a leg up on competitors. Ergonomic bottles are easy to transport and dispose of without added headaches.
Inconsistent drying times and washability is a nuisance to some.
Large bottles ideal for larger households with more painters to appease. Vibrant finish looks great on paper, cloth, and most common tempera surfaces.
Some complaints of cheap packaging and worse than advertised washability.
Tempera pastels that work similar to classic crayons while looking more like paint. Water soluble formula means easy to wash finish that can also be used with water brushes for traditional painting. Works great on watercolor paper.
Soft texture takes some finesse and trial and error to get used to.
Most portable option of the bunch. Operates similar to watercolor cakes that activate with water. Palette can double as mixing pad for added color experimentation without any mess. Perfect for kids and adults alike.
Limited, flimsy palette is an annoyance to certain buyers. Cakes came cracked for some.
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