Acrylic Instruction Material List

Acrylic Instruction Materials List

Cindy Tafil, instructor • 719-484-0042

  • Pencil
  • White Eraser [magic rub is fine]
  • Drawing pad for sketching
  • Canvas, 18×24 max size
  • Easel, Folding
  • Artist Palette seal, 16×12 [Masterson’s]
  • Sta-Wet Palette paper refills, 1 pack
  • Brushes, angular and flat.  $10-14/4 brushes, good price/quality range [Do not get the cheapest kind]
  • Palette knife, rounded edge
  • Container for water [old plastic bowl or coffee can, for example]
  • Rags
  • Paints:
    • Titanium white • Payne’s Gray • Cadmium Yellow • Lemon Yellow • Yellow Ochre
    • Cadmium Orange • Cadmium Red • Alizarin Crimson • Deep Violet • Cerulean Blue
    • Hooker’s Green or Sap Green • Yellow Green • Ultramarine Blue • Burnt Sienna

Arts & craft stores such as Michael’s or Hobby Lobby carry most items.  Both stores have weekly coupons and sales for up to 50% on many items.  Watch online and in newspapers/flyers.