6 x 8 Belly River Pochade Box

Backpacking in Glacier Park or strolling to the local park, the 6x8 is the pochade to take when weight, space and convenience matter. Besides, we all love magical little 6x8 paintings. One of my favorite sizes.

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  • Carries four 3/16" or two 3/8" panels completely protected
  • Included extra palette clips to side, stores on panel carrier in palette space when box is closed. Increases paint mixing area from 48sq inches to 84 sq in.
  • Spring loaded panel holder adjusts entirely from the front. Capacity from 1" to 10" vertical, unlimited horizontal.
  • Unique position control techology holds lid wherever you place it. No wingnuts or braces to fiddle with. Just open it up.
  • Storage space under palette for paint, cut-down brushes, and brush cleaning cup.
  • Side door flips down to allow palette removal. Keep partially open to access cup. Box can be made right or left handed.
  • Baltic birch palette.
  • 1/4"-20 threaded fitting fits standard tripod or quick release.
  • 2oz lidded cup included. No need to hunt for container to fit.

Dimensions: 8 5/8 x 6 7/8 x 4 7/8

Weight: 2lbs 12oz.


  • Optional Custom Engraving Available with a custom engraving on the inside of the lid door (displayed when the box is open.) Select "Custom Engraving" in the ordering column, and add your lines of text in the spaces provided. Photo and info here.
  • Carry 8x10" panels with optional Piggyback Adapter
  • Optional Sunclips attach to top of lid or piggyback and hold a 1/8" painting panel as a sunscreen.

$ 355.00

Shipping and tax will be added when ordering.

These boxes are individually handcrafted. Please see the page about Ordering and Delivery Times before ordering.

The pochade boxes do not include tripods, but they are made to fit all standard tripod mounts. See the Links page for information and suggestions.

International orders, please see the page about Ordering and Delivery Times and the note in the right column about customs before ordering.