Supply Lists

DRAWING CLASS SUPPLY LIST

BEGINNING DRAWING FOR ADULTS
Thursday evenings, July through August
5:30 PM to 7:00
           All supplies noted by asterisk (*) can be obtained at Hampton Roads Wholesale (596-0684) at a reasonable price.  The brands listed are not the only brands on the market, but will be reliable for our purposes. 
HRW has a copy of my supply list.  If you’re shopping online,
 Jerry’s Artarama and Cheap Joe’s Art Supply are my favorites.
 
Sketchbook – 11 x 14 or thereabouts.  No vellum.
Graphite pencils – HB, 2B, 4B, 6B
Kneaded eraser  (Most retailers carry the above pencils with  kneaded eraser in one pack.)
Tortillions (paper blending stumps)
Charcoal pencils
Ivory Black watercolor pencil (from the bin)
Micron Pen (.005 and .01)  Archival black ink
#8 round watercolor brush (test it first!)
 
Optional:  Set of watercolor pencils
X-acto knife
Set of pastel pencils
 
(We get into these two or three months down the road.)

    WATERCOLOR CLASS SUPPLY LIST 

BEGINNING WATERCOLOR FOR ADULTS
Wednesday mornings, July through August
10:00 AM to 11:30     

All supplies noted by asterisk (*) can be obtained at Hampton Roads Wholesale
(596-0684) at a reasonable price.
The brands listed are not the only brands on the market, but will be reliable for our purposes.
HRW has a copy of my supply list.
Jerry’s Artarama and Cheap Joe’s Art Supply are my favorite online art supply stores.

PAINT (Tube) DaVinci, Winsor & Newton

*BASIC PALETTE:
Alizarin Crimson
Permanent Rose
Ultramarine Blue
Aureolean Yellow or New Gamboge
Burnt Sienna
Raw Sienna
Sap Green
Perylene Green

BRUSHES:
HRW carries the “Silver” brand – the synthetic “Ruby Satin” rounds and “Golden Natural” flats
(some synthetic, some hair) are just right for our lessons.
Other brands are fine, too – just make sure they pass the “spring” test!
BASIC BRUSHES:
*3/4” flat wash brush (3/4” wide and 3/4” long)
or 1” flat wash
*#8 round and #4 round
*Rigger (also called script liner)
*2” regular paintbrush or bristle brush
An old toothbrush

PAPER:
Arches 140 lb. and 300 lb. Cold pressed watercolor paper, or Waterford 300 cp

OTHER:
Paper towels (lint free)

Water containers (jars, plastic bottles or even 2 styrofoam cups)

Palette (available in retail stores, but for now you can use a thrift store white plate or even a styrofoam plate.

PAINTS TO ADD LATER:
Brown Madder Quinacridone, Quinacridone Gold, Burnt Umber, Cobalt Blue, Viridian, Cadmium Red, Prussian Blue, Winsor Red, Cerulean Blue, Paynes Gray

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