Acrylic Painting Supply List-Most supplies can be purchased at Michaels Arts and Craft Store. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.
Palette and Paint box · Foam plates to use as a palette. · “Fishing tackle” style plastic box to store paint. Paint- For the new student, a good paint to begin with is Artist Loft available at Michaels. PLEASE NOTE! Do not purchase the paint set labeled Metallic
· One Liquitex Titanium White Basics Acrylic Paint 4oz. A second option is to purchase Liquitex Basics Acrylic Paints. Product sold separately in 4oz. tubes.
Cadmium Yellow Medium-you may substitute Deep
Sap Green or Hookers Green
Cadmium Red Medium-you may substitute Naphthol Crimson
As you progress, I suggest investing in “artist quality” paints. You will be much happier with your results.
Painting Surfaces If you are a first time student, please purchase your canvas after the first class. Returning students should come to class with a painting surface. · Stretched canvases- Art stores sell prestretched canvases. Make sure the canvas is stretched evenly and tightly. Canvases must be pre-gessoed. · Canvas Boards. Brushes
Sketch pad-Pad is for fundamental painting lessons, notes and sketching.
· Pen, pencil, eraser · Paper towels · Acrylic brush cleaner-dish soap also works. · Water containers -large enough to hold brushes and not fall over. · Small spray bottle. · Samples and/or photos of your work-optional. Acrylic Painting Supply List-Most supplies can be purchased at Michaels Arts and Crafts Store. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.