This is a basic supply list. Purchase the highest quality materials you can afford. As you progress, you’ll experiment with different materials and increase your repertoire of supplies.
Paper 140# Arches cold press - 1- 22”x 30” sheet
PaintWinsor NewtonorHolbein Alizarin Crimson Burnt Sienna Burnt Sienna Cerulean Blue Burnt Umber Prussian Blue Cerulean Blue Cobalt Blue French Ultramarine Ultramarine Blue Deep Hooker’s Green Crimson Lake Winsor Yellow Permanent Alizarin Crimson Winsor Red Deep Yellow Lemon Winsor Blue Yellow Ochre Yellow Ochre Burnt Umber Cobalt Blue Deep Hooker’s Green or Grumbacher or Cotman - These are student grade paints and although affordable as well as acceptable, they have a carrier which extends the color therefore lacking the color pigmentation of the professional grade paints. NOTE: Please purchase Professional Grade French Ultramarine Blue and Burnt Sienna. The balance of the colors listed may be Student Grade
Brushes – synthetic Princeton Art & Brush Co. Item # 9153 Synthetic Hair - Golden Taklon Set (available at Hyatt’s Art Supply, Main St., Clarence) or purchase the following individually: ¾” flat #5 and #10 round or #6 and #12 round #2 or #3 rigger
Other Paint pallet with cover - preferably with paint wells and moderate to large mixing area Water container - empty plastic margarine, whipped topping or sherbet tub Paper towels (soft, absorbent) Facial tissues (small pack) Spray bottle with adjustable nozzle Toothbrush (hard or medium) Drawing board - approx 12”x15” masonite or the like Binder clips - to hold paper to board Hair Dryer