WATERCOLOR SUPPLY LIST RECOMMENDED BY VLAD YELISEYEV

 

  1. Graphite pencils 2B, 4B; eraser; pencil sharpener.
  1. Watercolor paints – recommended colors: cad yellow, yellow ochre, burnt sienna, burnt umber, cad red, alizarin crimson, dioxazine violet, sap green, sepia, cobalt turquoise, cerulean blue, cobalt blue, ultramarine, payne’s grey and neutral tint. Right now my palette consist of mix of Holbein, Daniel Smith, Lucas and Schmincke watercolors.
  1. Watercolor paper half sheet, or block approx. Size 15” x 20”. I recommend Arches 90, 140lb or 300lb rough (important).
  1. Brushes of your choice. I suggest having at least three sizes: number 8, 12, 14. I am using Escoda Kolinsky No12, Escoda Perla No 6, 8, 12, liner brush No6.
  1. Water and water container, paper towels
  1. Small spray bottle with fine mist
  1. Artist’s tape or masking tape
  1. Drawing board or “plexi-glass” sized slightly bigger than your watercolor paper (if you are using watercolor paper in sheets)
  1. Paint palette 10” x 12” or bigger with at least three separate mixing areas.

 

3 comments for “WATERCOLOR SUPPLY LIST RECOMMENDED BY VLAD YELISEYEV

    • admin
      March 14, 2017 at 12:23 PM

      Yes! rough!

  1. Flynn Gentry-Taylor
    March 11, 2017 at 10:33 AM

    All watercolor sheets/bock should be ROUGH?

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