Supply list: Painting Expressive Still Live in Oil, Eric Jacobsen, Event #89

Supply list: Painting Expressive Still Live in Oil, Eric Jacobsen, Event #89

Portable easel

Colors:
Titanium White Cad Yellow Lemon Cadmium Yellow Light Cadmium Orange Cadmium Red Light Alizarin Crimson Burnt Sienna Viridian Green Ultramarine Blue Cerulean Blue

Brushes: Any high quality brush will do, but a suggested brand and sizes are Utrecht, flats and/or bright bristle, sizes 2-8 for smaller work, larger sizes as suits your needs. Please, don’t bring worn-out brushes.

Palette Knife: A good palette knife for cleaning palette and painting needs.

Palette:
Use the wooden one provided in your portable easel. Treat it with linseed oil many times over: rub in, let stand, rub in let stand, etc. Your wooden palette is designed to transport and keep wet paint, cleans easily, and doesn’t flap around. Please, no paper palettes.

Paint thinner, VIVA paper towels, plastic grocery bags, 1-2 squeeze clamps for securing various items to you easel.

Canvas boards: 6x8s, 8x10s, 9x12s We will be working on many small starts.
Additional canvases: Nothing larger than 16×20, please, unless you are very experienced.

Recommended Books:
John F. Carlson–Guide to Landscape Painting
Edgar Payne–Composition of Outdoor Painting
Robert Henri–The Art Spirit
Charles Hawthorne–Hawthorne on Painting