MATERIALS: Intro to Painting in Oil & Acrylic / Painting 2 with Laura Harrison
These products have been suggested by your instructor for use in class. Please note that these are just examples of appropriate materials, and there are many more choices available in our store.
BASIC MATERIALS: Sketchbook of choice (8x10 or larger), HB pencil and eraser, Canvas Paper Pad (preferably 9x12 or larger), one small 8”x8” square (3mm unmounted) birch panel, one small jar of gesso, 2” (or larger) bristle brush, one 9x12 (or larger) painting support: this could be a canvas or canvas board, wood panel, masonite, or birch panel.
OIL MATERIALS: minimum 3-4 hog/coarse bristle brushes (#4 filbert or round, #6 filbert or flat, 1/2"-1" flat), rags, linseed oil, glass jar with a lid, odorless solvent. (Please do not bring strong paint thinners. Odourless mineral spirits such as Gamsol only.) disposable paper palette or wax paper.
ACRYLIC MATERIALS: minimum 3-4 synthetic/soft bristle brushes (#4 filbert or round, #6 filbert or flat, 1/2"-1" flat), rags, disposable paper palette or wax paper.