Acrylic Painting Supply List

Varvara Harmon Acrylic Classes
Materials List:
Artists can get materials in local art stores or from JERRYSARTARAMA.com and DICKBLICK.com.
  1. Paint. 
I use Grumbacher acrylic paints primarily.
(*** – must have, * – good to have)
1. TITANIUM WHITE. ***
2. CADMIUM YELLOW PALE HUE (LEMON YELLOW) ***
3. CADMIUM YELLOW DEEP HUE (MEDIUM) ***
4. ALIZARIN CRIMSON ***
5. INDIAN RED *
6. CERULEAN BLUE ***
7. ULTRAMARINE BLUE ***
8. COBALT BLUE *
9. SAP GREEN ***
10. OLIVE GREEN *
11. BURNT SIENNA ***
12. BURNT UMBER ***
13. YELLOW OCHRE ***
14. IVORY BLACK *
15. HOOKERS GREEN***

16. PINE GRAY**

  1. Brushes – I use numbers 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 – flat and round. (I can show you which brushes are good for acrylic)
  2. Jar or bowl for water
  3. Paper towels to clean hands and brushes.
  4. Pallet (Stay-wet-pallet)
  5. 140lb watercolor pad is good for practicing.
  6. Stretched small size canvases (8×10, 11×14, or 16×20). Small scale will give enough time to finish your painting.
  7. Recommend using table easels if you have one.
  8. Pallet knives
  9. Brush cleaner
DON’T FORGET – your sense of adventure and enthusiasm.
LEAVE AT HOME – preconceptions, self-doubt and fear.

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