Elise Meredith Beattie - Fearless Painter of Contemporary Art in Mixed Media


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WATERCOLORS MATERIALS LIST

FOR CLASSES USING WATERCOLORS



Note: for acrylic classes material’s list scroll down the page




 PAINT COLORS:   I recommend using Winsor & Newton, Daniel Smith or Grumbacher  paints

Please bring in one small paint tube of each color:


Alizarin Crimson (also known as Anthraquinoid Red) – a cool red


Scarlet Lake  (a warm red)


Winsor Blue (a green shade—also known as phthalo blue) – a cool blue


French Ultramarine (a warmer blue color)


Hansa Yellow (or Lemon Yellow) – a cool yellow


New Gamboge Yellow (a warm yellow)


BRUSHES:  one size 12 round watercolor brush and one 1” wide flat brush

Bring at least one round brush to first class.


PALETTE:  1 plastic palette with large mixing areas

 or any WHITE plastic or foam plate/tray suitable for mixing paints on.


WATER CONTAINERS:  Two jars or plastic containers for water.  Bring at least one container for first class.


OTHER ITEMS:  Please bring a 4B (soft) drawing pencil and an eraser.

1 small bottle of  Windsor and Newton or Incredible Mask -“FRISKIT”, a cheap brush or applicator. Instructor will demonstrate how to use this product in first class.


All supplies will be readily available at local art supply stores such as Spokane Art Supplies.


PAPER:  Arches, Fabriano 140 lb. Cold press watercolor paper (2-3 sheets will do).  Paper comes in a size of 22 x 30”—please cut sheets into quarters (11 x 15”).  Bring two quarter sheets (11 x 15”) of Arches watercolor paper for the first and second classes and half sheet size 15 x 22 for the Saturday - Manito Painting class!



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PAINTING BOARD:  I recommend a 16 x 23” piece of Gator board or any varnished plywood , foam core or heavy cardboard big enough to hold a quarter to half sheet of paper.

Bring a board to work on.

ACRYLIC  MATERIALS LIST

FOR CLASSES PAINTING WITH ACRYLICS

Bring one pad of 140 lb Strathmore watercolor paper to do color- painting exercises on +

Bring 2-3  acrylic gessoed canvases sizes recommended 11 x 14 or 16 x 20



PAINT COLORS:   I recommend using GOLDEN ACRYLIC PAINTS AND MEDIUMS



Quinacridrone Crimson (also known as Anthraquinoid Red) – a cool red


Pyrrole red  (a warm red)


Pthalo Blue (a green shade—also known as phthalo blue) – a cool blue


French Ultramarine (a warmer blue color)


Hansa Yellow (or Lemon Yellow) – a cool yellow


Diarylide Yellow (a warm yellow)


BRUSHES:  one size 12 round acrylic round brush and one 1” wide flat brush


MEDIUMS: Bring one jar of Matte or Gloss Medium - I recommend using Golden mediums but there are other brands such as Liquitex available.



PALETTE:  1 plastic palette with large mixing areas. I recommend the Mastersons Palette or any WHITE plastic or foam plate/tray suitable for mixing paints on.


WATER CONTAINERS:  Two jars or plastic containers for water.  Bring at least one container for first class.


OTHER ITEMS:  Please bring a 4B (soft) drawing pencil and an eraser.



All supplies will be readily available at local art supply stores such as Spokane Art Supplies.