Landscape Painting Workshop - Supplies List
Available at any retail or online art store:
students will need 2 canvases per class 8x10 or
9x12in. Acrylic primed cotton panels or
stretched canvas, the panels are less expensive
and perfectly fine.
Easel (Provided by Art Guild if Needed)
Any portable easel that is easy to set up. French
Easels are very versatile, but all you need is
something that can hold your canvas while you paint.
Paint (recommended): get the larger tubes so it
will last longer, Get the less expensive student
grade for the class.
Ultramarine Blue Phthalo Blue
Titanium White Alizarin Crimson
Ivory Black Cadmium Red Light
Burnt Sienna Cad. Yellow & Cad. Lemon
The winsor & newton "Winton" oil brands are
inexpensive and very good. Don't buy the more expensive
A 12x16 piece of light weight wood or
Palette Knife: Italian style for scraping your
palette and painting
Mineral Spirits: "Gamsol" made by
Gamblin- cleans brushes and thins oil
Get a medium size jar w/lid(cleaning brushes)
Medium: Linseed Oil - increases flow of oils
Get a small jar w/lid (for medium)
Paper Towels: Something with good absorbency (Viva)
Use to clean up, wipe off brushes, erasing,
Brushes For each student:
•hog bristle brushes:
only need: #'s 2, 6, and12 for now-
Filbert shaped brushes in each size).
•One Mongoose brush flat size 6 ( per
student), Get 2 of each, one filbert, one flat.
• #4 Round bristle for line and detail
Get the ones that say "for oil and acrylic”