(Liquitex or Golden or Utrecht brands recommended)
"warm yellow" Cadmium Yellow Medium
a "cool yellow" Cadmium
Yellow Light or Pale or Lemon
a "warm red"
Cadmium Red Medium or Light
red" Quinacradone Crimson or
"warm blue" Ultramarine Blue
a "cool blue"
Cobalt Blue or Cerulean Blue or Turquoise Blue
"warm green" Sap Green or Chromium Oxide Green or Perm Green Light
a "cool green"
Pthalocyanine Green or Viridian
a "warm brown" Burnt
Sienna or burnt umber
a "cool brown"
Raw Sienna or raw umber
Acrylic Gesso Gesso
is white liquid acrylic paint with chalk added for absorbency. Buy a small bottle.
Polymer Medium should be liquid when you shake it. Buy a small bottle.
get chalk pastels Nupastel brand recommended, 12 or 24 color set
Brushes: "Flat", "Filbert" or "Bright" (1 large and 1 small) + one
watercolor or printmaking paper – 140 pound 11x14 pad and/or 22"x30" sheet whole or cut in halves
o sketchbook (any size)
o palette - disposable wax paper palettes or paper plates
o Spray bottle and Saran Wrap (IMPORTANT !!!)
o Two large plastic water containers
o paper towels or rags
o X-acto knife
o pencil, eraser
o masking tape