Supplies for Cathy Martin's Dramatic Color & Bold Brushstrokes:
The following is a list of materials for the "Dramatic Color & Bold Brushstrokes"
Supplies can be purchased at:
Askew Taylor, AC Moore or Michaels, or other online retailers.
NOTE: Cathy uses acrylics, but you can use oils or water soluble oils in this workshop as well.
3 Primary Colors:
- Cobalt Blue
- Red (Pinkish Hue, not Cadmium) Magenta Primary in Acrylic or a Perm Rose color in oil
- Yellow (medium, nothing too light or dark)
3 Secondary Colors:
- Green (Jenkins green acrylic, for oil choose a DARK green like Olive, Sap or Prussian)
- Orange (medium orange, like a cadmium)
- Dioxazine Purple (or equivalent)
Please bring a floor easel, we have table easels at the gallery if you cannot stand while painting.
Canvas: - at least TWO 16 x 20, please do not tone canvas prior to coming, bring un-toned white canvas only
Brushes - A variety of sizes in bright (flat) and filbers, you do not need these exact sizes but just a variety.
Please bring the appropriate palette paper and holder for your medium. No paper plates or disposable palettes.
For acrylic please bring a water container, nothing as large as a bucket as we have limited table space
For oil ONLY odorless turpenoid or Gamsol, no turpentine or Liquin. Please bring a container with a lid so you can take remaining solvent home.
Paper towels, and wipes.
PLEASE ALSO BRING NEWSPAPER OR SOMETHING TO PUT IN YOUR CAR FOR TRANSPORTING WET CANVAS.
Apron or old shirt to protect clothes