Andrew Martin – Squid Ink No.113


An unassuming black which mimics the wooden underside of traditional rowing boats that grace venetian canals. Warmed by a hint of blue, Gondola envelops a space, taking on different characters as light moves around your home throughout the day.

A revolution in paint, the Andrew Martin collection is a riot of water based eco-friendly colour.

It’s high performance formula makes it super durable (so you need to decorate less often) and highly opaque (so you need less coats), plus it’s quick drying too.

Available in 114 colours, it is the new go-to paint for every interiors project.


Matt : An elegant flat, chalky finish great for all internal walls and surfaces in areas of low to average use.
Low Sheen: A highly durable matt finish, great for all internal walls and surfaces in areas of moderate to high traffic, or where moisture can be a problem. Any marks can be wiped away using a damp cloth. Can also be used for exterior use.
Satin: Superior to a standard eggshell, this is a very tough paint for all interior and exterior walls and woodwork with a smooth velvety finish. Surfaces can be easily washed. It is ideal for use in wet areas where hygiene is important.
Gloss: An ultra-tough, light reflecting gloss paint with the practical ease of a pure acrylic water-based paint.
  • Description

    Product Description

    Squid Ink gets its name from the unusual defence mechanism of this aquatic creature. The darkest on our spectrum of colours, it has an intense depth and is perfect for creating definition in a space.

    As a result, Andrew Martin Paint – Squid Ink No.113 is one of 114 fabulous high performance colours inspired by the beauty found in every corner of the world. Consequently, it is also made in Britain.

    Firstly and most importantly, it has phenomenal opacity, exceptional re-coat times and incredible durability. Secondly, the Andrew Martin Paint collection is a 100% acrylic, which is water-based product that can be cleaned using water alone. And finally, It is environmentally friendly and developed in the UK using the finest pigments and full of depth.

    In conclusion, this premium paint collection means under an hour re-coat times, fewer coats, a third less paint, less decorating, and less fumes.

    Not only is it eco-friendly but there’s a story which pays tribute to the places seen, the discoveries made and all the people met along the way.

    Categorically, without the privilege of travel, there would be no Andrew Martin. Seeking inspiration from across the globe they have developed an intrepid design philosophy which is based on the fundamental truth. There is beauty to be found in every corner of the world.

    However, whether we were collecting Kuba cloth from the Congo or silk ikats from Thailand, being able to design and curate without borders has been essential for us. And so, imbued with the romance of travel, our premium paint collection pays tribute to the places that we have seen, the discoveries which we have made and all of those people who we have met along the way.

  • Additional information

    Additional information


    Sample, 2.5 Litre, 5 Litre


    Matt, Low Sheen, Satin, Gloss