About Us


The ‘Society of painters in Water-Mixable Oils’ was formed by Murray William Cole Ince and a group of his like minded students and fellow professional artists with the aim of creating a platform for encouragement, Inspiration, learning and information sharing.

This website is the portal to the world of painting with the wonderful medium that is water-mixable oil paint!

Here, as a visitor you will find information for Professional and amateur artist’s galleries, holiday, workshop, course, event and, open competition listings, product information and access to our Blog. You can access our professional artist, retailer and manufacturer websites via their links.

The benefits of membership

If you become a member with an annual subscription fee of just £25 you will open the door to the wide range of member only benefits including our Facebook group page with full information sharing and the ability to ask those burning questions and receive answers from our professional artists. You will have access to member only competitions, enter our galleries of inspirational photographs, on site written and visual tutorials, access technical information and receive bi-monthly newsletters. As the Society grows so will the benefits of membership, help make a little history, join today!

Queen Mary

*Image above ‘Queen Mary’ by Tony Westmore.