Acrylics
Art Lessons

11x14 stretched canvas (gallery wrap is good for displaying frameless but more expensive – Gallery wrap not required)

Palette (no preference)

Sturdy Wooden table easel (not plastic)

Painting apron or shirt

Brush Cleaner

Brushes (Acrylic long handle brushes.  Brush hair doesn't matter.  Student grade or better. 

Paints (Get the BASIC or Artist loft.   No “no name” brands like what comes in starter kits.  They will be horrible to work with)

Size 2 Filbert

Size 6 Filbert

Size 0 Round

Size 6 Round

Cadmium Yellow medium (not light or pale)

Titanium White

Alizarin Crimson

Ultramarine Blue

Viridian Green

Raw Sienna

Oils

11x14 stretched canvas (gallery wrap is good for displaying frameless but more expensive – Gallery wrap not required)

Coiled jar (for washing brushes)

Paint Thinner (from the home improvement paint section)

Offset Palette knife

11x14 sheet of glass (can remove from cheap picture frame but must be actual glass)

Brush Cleaner

Razor scraper

Sturdy Wooden table easel (not plastic)

Painting apron or shirt

Brushes (oil painting brushes only.  Student grade or better.  Nothing that comes in multi brush package.  Stage 2 from Michaels good enough quality.  If you buy too cheap, your learning will suffer)

 

Paints  (student grade paint or better: Grumbacher or Winsor & Newton) No “no name” brands like what comes in starter kits.  They will be horrible to work with.  Also no Master’s Touch for the paints)

Size 6 Filbert

Size 2 Filbert

Size 0 Round

Cadmium Yellow medium (not light or pale)

Titanium White

Yellow Ochre

Alizarin Crimson

Ultramarine Blue

Sap Green (optional)

Viridian Green

Raw Sienna

Pencil

Graphite pencils 2B – 6B

Charcoal pencil 4B

Sketching pad made for pencil

Kneaded Eraser

White Eraser

Smudge stick or blending stump

Pastels

Set of 35 Oil Pastels (Artist loft ok)

Sketch pad for pastels

2B pencil

White eraser

Pen and Ink

Micron pens 01-05

New Sharpie

2B Pencil

white eraser

Black Ink

Size 2 round brush

Size 6 round brush

Size 6 flate brush

Sketching pad made for pencil

Water Colour

Water color palette 

Masking fluid or Maskit (sold in a small rectangular jar)

Masking tape

Paper towels

White Foam core board (6 inch larger than your water color paper on all 4 sides)

9x12 or 11x14 water color paper pad (pricier brand will be MUCH better even for learning)

Brush Cleaner

Brushes (Natural hair brush or synthetic for water colors)

Paints (student grade paint or better in tubes: Da Vinci, Grumbacher, Cotman (Winsor & Newton) No “no name” brands like what comes in starter kits.  They will be horrible to work with.)

1 in flat

½ in flat

12 round

5 or 6 round

Cadmium Yellow (pale yellow or Azo will work)

Yellow Ochre

Alizarin Crimson

Quinacridone Rose (optional)

Cerulean Blue Hue (optional)

Ultramarine Blue

Sap Green (optional)

Viridian Green

Raw Sienna

Burnt Umber

Indian red

indigo