Materials List

Materials List for Painting Courses

  • 5-7 bristle brushes, filberts, for oil painting, of various sizes 0-8

  • A medium sized palette, wood is preferred 

  • A medium cup

  • Linseed oil

  • Turpentine/white spirits

  • A metal palette knife

  • Tubes of oil paint in the following colours: Ivory black, cadmium red light, yellow ochre or raw sienna, and flake white.

You may use titanium white if you prefer. Lead white with the traditional limited palette has a unique chemistry used to achieve a naturalist result in colouring. This palette also allows for the study and comparison to the old masters as the palette is identical.