Van Aken is dedicated to the development and production of artists' materials to meet the needs of the institutional, educational , art and craft, and toy industry markets by providing broad color spectrum, size selection, and convenient packaging choices. Our mission is to be the premier manufacturer and technological leader in the formulation, design, and manufacture of safe, non-toxic paints, modeling clay, and polymer clay for artists of all ages.

How we make clay and paint


Van Aken International
3265 Fortune Drive
North Charleston, SC 29418