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Suggesting Materials for Watercolor

Watercolor Paints

Professional Watercolor paints: Winsor Red, Winsor Yellow, and Prussian Blue.For the paints, Beginners and professional artist alike, I suggest the Winsor & Newton Professional Watercolor Tubes: Winsor Red, Winsor Yellow, Prussian Blue. If you like to add other colors to your set is totally up to you.

Watercolor Paper

Strathmore Serie 400 Cold Press Watercolor paper padFor professional artists, I would suggest the Arches watercolor block, or Arches Watercolor Paper sheets to cut into the sizes you want. For beginners, I suggest Strathmore Serie 400.

Watercolor Brushes

Watercolor Brushes1-inch Yasutomo Flat Hake Brush, Robert Simmons filbert brush good for small lifting for lines, and a #12 Sable Round Watercolor Brush. Easyly store and carry your brush around, use Just Stow-It Brush Case.

Watercolor Palette and Medium

18-Wells Airtight Watercolor PaletteFor Watercolor palette, I recommend an 18-Wells Airtight Watercolor Palette. It is compact and has lots of space for mixing colors.

For masking areas you can use Art Masking Fluid.

Suggesting drawing and watercolor materials for beginners or artists for exercises

Suggesting Materials for Acrylic Painting

Acrylic Paints

Professional Acrylic paints: Titanium White, Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Red Medium, Phthalo Blue Green ShadeFor the paints, Beginners and professional artist alike, I suggest the Winsor & Newton Professional Acrylic Tubes: Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Red Medium, Phthalo Blue Green Shade and Titanium White.

Acrylic Brushes

Watercolor BrushesFor acrylic and oil painting, I suggest these 4 bristle brushes as the starting set from Dick Blick: Filbert Size 12, Bright Size 8, Filbert Size 4 and a flat size 1 for details.
Recommend Sienna Plein Air All in One Pochade Box.

Suggesting Materials for Drawing

Charcoal Drawing Tools

Charcoal Drawing ToolsGeneral's Charcoal Pencil Drawing Kit.
Compressed Charcoal Sticks: Set of 4
Vine Charcoal: Medium, Soft, Extra Soft.
General's: Kneaded Eraser
Blending Tool: blending stump

Graphite Drawing Tools

Graphite drawing toolsGraphite Pencil: Set of 12
General's: Kneaded Eraser
Dust-Free Vinyl Eraser: Faber-Castell
Blending Tool: blending stump

Spray Fixatives for Artwork

fixatives for drawingsYou should spray your fixative several light coats for best results.
For Pencils & Charcoals: Delacroix
For Oil Pastel: Sennelier D'Artigny
For Soft Pastel:
Sennelier Latour Spray Fixative

Papers for Graphite and Charcoal Drawing

paper for graphite and charcoal drawingDrawing paper pad for graphite and charcoal drawing:
Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper
Strathmore 500 Series Charcoal Paper

Suggesting Materials for Pastel and Colored Pencils

Pastel Drawing Materials

Pastel Drawing PencilsDerwent Pastel Pencil: Derwent Pastel Pencil Set of 12.
Pastel Drawing Paper: Strathmore
Spray Fixative For Soft Pastel: Sennelier Latour