Workshop Supply Lists


STUDIO PAINTING SUPPLY LIST
Instructor: Tom Nachreiner
My workshops are open to oil, water-soluble oils, acrylic, and pastel painters. Oil & Acrylic painters will see specific recommendations below. Pastel Artists just need to bring their familiar products.


ALL PHOTOS TO PAINT FROM SUPPLIED BY TOM

Minimum Colors – Oil Paints & Acrylic: Titanium White, Warm White, Cadmium Yellow Light, Cadmium Red Pale, Cadmium Red, Ultra Marine Blue, Cerulean Blue or Turquoise Blue.

• Here are colors and brands that I use and recommend for oil paint: Lucas or Richeson Titanium White, Gamblin Warm White, Richeson Cadmium Yellow Light, Richeson Cadmium Red Pale, Richeson Cadmium Red, Lucas 1862 Ultra Marine Blue, Richeson Turquoise Blue. With these colors you can mix all colors. and it makes for a better, more harmonious painting!

• You can buy all supplies on this sheet at Jerry’s Artorama on line.
• Please no Student Grade oil paints.

Brushes and palette knife. I recommend:
• Richeson – Synthetic Blend Brights #8, #12
• Richeson Gray Matters 1” Synthetic watercolor brush,
• a Richeson script liner brush
• rubber tipped shaper tool
• a small or medium size cheap Hardware brush. (around $2.00 ea.)
• Richeson Palette knife 3 7/8” x 1 3/8” – no tiny palette knifes.

Canvas Panels in the following sizes. I recommend (1) 12×16 primed Canvas Panel for each day, with a toned warm tan wash. (I will sell some panels at the workshop too.)
• Richeson Grey Matters 12”x16” paper palette – w disposable gray sheets.
• Richeson’s Jack’s Studio Soap.
• Easel: Table Easel or Tripod Portable Easel – no Large Easel Some Schools Furnish easels. Check 1st.
• Paper toweling
• Walnut oil to thin paint. No spirits. This can be found at the grocery store.
• Small container to hold just a little walnut oil at a time
• Ruler or tape measure
• Phone Camera
• Medical gloves
• Tape
• Plastic bags for trash
• Pen, Pencil, Note Paper
• Lots of questions

• Vine Charcoal

• Check with Art Club or School to see if they furnish easels. Otherwise bring your own.

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OUTDOOR PLEIN AIR PAINTING SUPPLY LISTADD TO ABOVE LIST
Instructor: Tom Nachreiner

• Outdoor Easel
• lawn chair for watching demo

• Duct Tape

• You can use Mineral Spirits – However i don’t. I use walnut Oil