*LUCKY COLOURS SALE - Receive 25% Off all products in Red, Yellow, Green, Gold & Purple colours this February (Code: LUCKY)
Call us on +61 (2) 99397977

Secure your LUCKY COLOURS discount this February

Order Now

Secure your LUCKY COLOURS discount this February

Order Now

The ACRYLMERIC System comprises a range of protective, decorative coatings for commercial buildings and  homes, trafficable floor coatings and waterproofing membranes.

Find Out More

The ACRYLMERIC System comprises a range of protective exterior coatings, trafficable floor coatings and waterproofing membranes.

Find Out More

PERMACRYLIK is a range of highly pigmented scenic paints for use in a wide range of mural, fine art, film, tv, theatre & architectural applications.

Find Out More

PERMACRYLIK is a range of highly pigmented scenic paints for use in murals, fine art, film, theatre & architectural applications.

Find Out More

COLORMAKER Click & Collect

  • Select the ‘Pick Up Instore’ option
  • Order by 1pm to collect after 9am next day
  • You will receive a confirmation that your order is ready
  • Pick up your order from the Counter at the rear of Colormaker Industries, 44 Orchard Rd, Brookvale

Order Now

COLORMAKER Click & Collect:

  • Phone your order through on 02 9939 7977 & collect from Colormaker
  • Buy online & select ‘pickup’ option
  • Buy online & we will send your order out to you

Order Now

Welcome to Colormaker Industries

Colormaker is a sustainable producer of eco-friendly house paints, swimming pool coatings, waterproofing membranes, floor coatings, textile screen printing inks, scenic paints and industrial coatings.  An Australian owned family business, Colormaker has been manufacturing paint on the Northern Beaches of Sydney for 65 years.  All Colormaker coatings are made in Australia using 100% renewable energy and sustainable practices, and the company is targeting net zero by 2025.  Learn moreHomeColormaker products are researched, developed and manufactured at our Brookvale facility under strict quality controls managed by a team of experienced chemists.


Colormaker partners with Manly Warringah Sea Eagles

Colormaker Industries takes pleasure in announcing we are now a proud partner of Manly Warringah Sea Eagles for the 2024 NRL season.


As a locally owned paint business, one that has proudly been manufacturing paint on the Northern Beaches for 66 years, we look forward to supporting the strong and successful Manly Warringah Sea Eagles.  We are proud to align Colormaker with the Sea Eagles and look forward to connecting with Sea Eagles fans right around the country, but particularly here on the Northern Beaches.”  said Managing Director, David Stuart.

Manly Warrringah Sea Eagles top 30 looking replendent at the season launch on Monday 12/2/2024.

Colormaker receives Community Recognition Statement

On Monday 18th December, Colormaker Industries was presented with a Community Recognition Statememt by the Honourable James Griffin, MP, NSW State Member for Manly. Colormaker was recognised for being announced the Winner of the 2023 Business NSW Sydney Metro Award for Excellence in Sustainability, and the installation of its new ReVolve® battery.

“Colormaker is one of the most ground-breaking businesses in my community and an exemplar helping to inspire other local businesses. In October an innovative ReVolve® battery – created by using recycled electric vehicle batteries – was switched on at Colormaker’s Brookvale factory and connected to the grid. This system enables Colormaker to use its solar array during the day, whilst feeding excess stored energy back into the grid overnight. Once again congratulations to Managing Director David Stuart and the team at Colormaker Industries on these fantastic achievements.” said Mr Griffin.

Community Recognition Statements are announced in parliament, and this one was recorded in Hansard on the 21st November 2023.

Colormaker wins three Sustainability Awards


2023 was a busy year for the Colormaker Team, with the business winning three sustainability awards.

  • In April 2023 Colormaker was awarded the inaugural Solar Champion Award by the Solar Alliance Brookvale for its commitment to reducing the business’ environmental impact.

    MD, David Stuart and the Hon. Sophie Scamps MP with the Solar Champion Award.

  • In July 2023, Colormaker Industries was awarded the Winner of the Northern Beaches Business Sustainability Award 2023.  For this award, Colormaker was identified as an industry leader through the development of PERMASET eco-friendly inks and investment in an innovative solar installation, which has seen significant savings to both their energy bills and carbon emissions.

    The Colormaker Team: Olga Melicharek, Patricia Del Favero, David Stuart and Mehdi Ahmadi with the Northern Beaches Sustainability Business Award.

  • Then in October 2023, Colormaker was recognised by Business NSW through being awarded the Winner of the Excellence in Sustainability Award for the Metro Sydney region.  This award recognises a business that had demonstrated its commitment to sustainable business practices and  working to reduce the impact of its operations on the environment.
  • Home
    Staff attended Business NSW Awards where Colormaker was a State finalist for Excellence in Sustainability.

Colormaker switches on ReVolve® battery

In October 2023, Colormaker MD, David Stuart, switched on the connection of Colormaker’s new ReVolve® battery. The unique ReVolve® battery combines Relectrify’s world-leading BMS+Inverter cell-level control technology with battery packs repurposed from nine Nissan LEAF EVs to store 144 kWh of energy.  This industrial level of storage  enables Colormaker to soak up excess solar power produced from their 100 kW solar array during the day.  The stored energy can then be fed back into the grid during evening peak, making the business more energy efficient.  Since installation of the 100 kW solar array, Colormaker has saved 650 tonnes of GHG emmissions.

David Stuart switches on the ReVolve® storage battery.

Tread lightly on the Earth with Colormaker eco-friendly house paints

Master bedroom in LAVANA House, Byron Bay (designed by @thedesignory) is painted with Colormaker ULTRAWASH eco-friendly low-sheen paint in Winter Water colour.

Colormaker sustainably manufactures a high-quality range of eco-friendly interior and exterior house paints, and sells to the trade and the public from their paint shop in Brookvale.

What makes Colormaker paints so eco-friendly?

Colormaker employs a number of measures to reduce the environmental impact of the coatings they produce. Learn more about Colormaker eco-friendly house paints here

Colormaker Celebrates 65 Years

In 2023 Colormaker celebrated 65 years of making paint. The paint manufacturer has come a long way since inception in 1958, as a small manufacturer based in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, to the sustainable paint company making eco-friendly paints and inks, powered by 100% renewable energy that they are today.Colormaker celebrated their birthday with an event on Friday 28th April 2023.

David Stuart, Eve Bracewell (mural artist), Blak Douglas (Award Winning Artist) and the Hon. Zali Steggall OAM in front of Eve’s stunning mural commissioned for the event and painted using PERMACRYLIK paints.
The Hon. Zali Steggall, OAM and David Stuart cut Colormaker’s 65th Birthday cake.

Learn more about Colormaker history

New ACRYLMERIC® Sportscote PFR Colour Range is Popular for School Sports Courts

Netball court at Nambucca Valley school surfaced with ACRYLMERIC Sportscote PFR in Beachsand, Sports Blue, Rainbow Light Blue, Rainbow Yellow & Rainbow Red colours.
Toongabbie school sports court surfaced in ACRYLMERIC Sportscote PFR in Sports Blue.

Learn more about choosing ACRYLMERIC Sportscote PFR colours here.

Maritime Museum Unveils Exciting Mural by Brookvale Artist InkHunter

Octopus mural by @inkhunter painted with LUXAPOOL Poolside & Paving non-slip paints.

The Australian National Maritime Museum has unveiled a commissioned mural from Brookvale artist InkHunter, painted with Colormaker’s LUXAPOOL Poolside & Paving non-slip paints in a range of beautiful blues.  Entitled Shallow Iridescence, it reflects the museum’s priority of ocean health and sustainability.

The artist Patrick Hunter advised, ‘The natural world is our home, it is where we came from, and we should be proud of how we leave it. My objective is to draw people in, with the different ways the artwork appears from different angles.  The blue-ringed octopus that in the central image is flaring up with nets in its tentacles. It is showing a warning for the direction we are heading with shark nets and overfishing. I was inspired by the work of Valerie Taylor. I want people of all ages to think about the ocean that surrounds us and be more aware of taking care of it.’ he said.  Learn more

Northern Beaches Environmental Art & Design Prize

Artwork from the NBEADP 2023 displayed against a PERMACRYLIK Rhodamine wall at Manly Art Gallery.

Colormaker is the proud foundation sponsor of the 2024 Northern Beaches Environmental Art & Design Prize.  Artists share their perspectives for a greener future amongst a like-minded community of artists across nine art and design categories.  Learn more

Mosman Art Gallery

Mosman Art Gallery wall decorated with PERMACRYLIK Golden Yellow. Photo @jacquie.manning

The walls of Mosman Art Gallery were painted with PERMACRYLIK scenic paint in Golden Yellow for their recent exhibition Veteran’s Stories,  exhibiting until February 4, 2024.

Buy Paint Direct & Save

Order COLORMAKER paints and coatings online and have them delivered to your door or use our Click & Collect service and pick up your order from Colormaker in Brookvale.

COLORMAKER eco-friendly interior & exterior low-VOC house  paints
COLORMAKER durable paving paints for garage floors, patios, laundries & workshops
ACRYLMERIC® construction coatings including Concrete Sealers, Epoxacote floor coating & Texacote textured exterior coatings
ACRYLMERIC® membranes including WeatherTuff exterior protective membrane, Sportscote non-slip, trafficable membrane, Wet Area Membrane & WB Epoxy Primer Membrane for preventing seepage penetration through walls and floors
LUXAPOOL® swimming pool paints for pool interiors and pool surrounds
PERMACRYLIK® scenic paints for movie and theatre set decoration, murals and more
PERMASET® eco-friendly screen printing inks for printing t-shirts, merchandise, yardage and posters

Phone your order through on 02-9939 7977 and collect from Colormaker Paint Shop.

Visit Our Online Store

BLOCK Winner Renovates Home using Colormaker Paints

Designer and Winner of THE BLOCK, Shannon Vos, renovated his home in Lilli Pilli Sydney using Colormaker Interior and Exterior House Paints, ACRYLMERIC® Membranes and LUXAPOOL® Epoxy Swimming Pool PaintsThe Pool Haus is centred around a unique mural swimming pool painted with LUXAPOOL Epoxy pool paints.  Check out Shannon’s video Top 5 Tips to Transform the Exterior of Your Home…

Byron Bay Development Decorated with Colormaker Eco-friendly Paints

Colormaker partnered with The Designory, a multi-disciplinary Sydney design studio, to provide our sustainable Colormaker interior and exterior house paints and LUXAPOOL® swimming pool paints for The Vela Properties in Byron Bay.

Colormaker Ceiling White on the ceilings, Colormaker ULTRAWASH interior acrylic on the interior walls and Colormaker SOLARCOLOR exterior acrylic matched to COLORBOND® Monument colour on the exterior walls of the homes.
The swimming pool at Samudra House, Byron Bay, painted with LUXAPOOL® Epoxy pool paint in White.

Archibald Prize Winning Artist Blak Douglas

Blak Douglas was the winner of the 2022 Archibald Prize with his portrait Moby Dickens.  When I began painting, I consciously chose water-based paints as I felt them to be the least harmful to the environment.  I recall randomly stumbling upon the incredible colour range of PERMACRYLIK® at an inner city paint shop for the first time.  Gobsmacked by the pigments, what allured me most was the strength of the ochre based range which ideally suited me as a First Nations artist.” he said.

Blak Swan #1 by Blak Douglas was painted with PERMACRYLIK scenic paints.

Learn more

The How Ridiculous YouTube Team Splatter Paints with PERMASET Ink!

The How Ridiculous YouTube team from Perth, decorated hundreds of T-shirts, hats and dinosaur toys by smashng, swatting and bombarding them with Permaset Aqua eco-friendly inks using a giant hammer, a huge fly swatter and a gigantic wrecking ball. Check out this awesome video…

Colormaker is targeting Net Zero by the end of 2024

We don't have a moment to lose

House &
Architectural Paints

an innovative range of interior and exterior paints, primers, paving paints and rust prevention products


Construction &
Waterproofing Coatings

textured finishes for cement rendered surfaces, waterproofing membranes, concrete sealers & specialty primer sealers


Screen Printing Inks &
Scenic Paints

Australia’s leading brand of water-based, eco-friendly textile screen printing inks & scenic paints


Pool &
Aquatic Coatings

Australia’s Number 1 brand of pool paint for swimming pools, aquatic facilities, aquaculture, ponds & fountains


Our Brands

Colormaker Industries’ products are manufactured under five major brand names. Click on these logos for more information…