Erin's Oil Painting Supplies

These are materials you will need each week. 

I've told you my favorites, but feel free to bring 

your own version of the following:

 

Sketchbook: 5x8”

Pencil: mechanical 5mm

 

Paint: Winton by Windsor and Newton 

if you're new, 37ml is plenty.

Titanium White

Cadmium Red Deep

Cadmium Yellow Light

French Ultramarine Blue

Ivory Black

 

Palette: at least 9x12” big

wood, glass, or wax paper tablet (grey is best)

 

Brushes: your assortment.

At least: 

#2 small synthetic round

#6 or #8 bristle filbert or flat

 

Solvent:

Gamsol or Odorless Mineral Spirits in airtight container.

(Anderson Can, or glass jars)

No turpentine, mineral spirits, or paint thinner

 

Mediums: none. Give it a try.

 

Paper Towels:

one roll

Bounty or Viva, one that doesn't shred is preferable

 

Support:

Canvas surfaces, size 6x8, 9x12, but no bigger than 11x14

either panels, or loose canvas pieces taped to board*

*in which case, bring drawing board or foam board

 

Practical:

old shirt or apron to cover clothes

comfortable shoes to stand in

box to keep tools in: pencil box, cigar box, tackle box

water bottle

coffee (you know who you are)

 

For a complete calendar of events at the Warehouse, please see "Calendar of Events at WH521" to see additional classes and workshops hosted by local artists.  

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All workshops that are currently full have waiting lists available.  Please fill out waiting list form or email jeanie at warehouse521@gmail.com to be added to a list. A deposit is not needed to be placed on the waiting list, only when a spot comes available.