Supplies List for Oil Painting Success by Design, Christian (Gene ) Costanza, Class #106

Supplies List for Oil Painting Success by Design, Christian (Gene ) Costanza, Class #106

Suggested Supply List:
EQUIPMENT:
Field easel of your choice ( I often use a French Easel with portable palette (Wind River Arts) or the Open Box M (10×12 is what I have)
(Slik) tripod
(Holbein) turp can
(Viva) paper towels
palette cup if you so choose
various clamps to hold or fix things.
leatherman type tool
corkscrew
rain and wind gear
panel carrier
water

SAFETY AND SECURITY SUPPLIES:
bear spray
bug spray
water
food (maybe except in bear country)
whistle
spare car key in painting bag

(USE THE BUDDY SYSTEM! I ADVOCATE GOING OUTSIDE WITH AT LEAST ONE FRIEND. FROM NEIGHBORHOOD TO WILDERNESS, SAFETY FIRST.)

READING LIST:
Critical (simply must be read at least once):

John F. Carlson LANDSCAPE PAINTING
Edgar Payne COMPOSITION OF OUTDOOR PAINTING

Suggested:
OILS Trevor Chamberlain
Landscape painting Richard Schmid
The books and CD’s of Scott L. Christensen
Landscape Painting Sir Alfred East
Landscape Painting Birge Harrison
Painting with Impact David Curtis
Capturing the Moment in Oils David Curtis
Painting on Location David Curtis
The Art of Edward Wesson Ron Ranson

AND- every art book known to humanity

FINAL NOTE: Gene does not warrant the safety of any art material(s) whatsoever.