Materials List for whimsical cities Workshop with Darlene Hassall
Canvas: You will need at least one canvas for this workshop, You may bring more if you are feeling you may get more than one painting done! Canvas size is your choice but the following sizes are recommended: 18”x36”, 20”x24”, or 18”x24”.
Acrylic Paints: bright colours that make you feel good such as: Lime Green, Hot Pink, Bright Red (may also be used for underpainting). Other colours as follows, you don’t need to have all of these just which ever ones you love to use! Naples Yellow, Zinc White, Titanium White, Primary Yellow, Diarylide Yellow, Bright Orange, Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold, Magenta or Light Magenta, Bright Red or Cadmium Red Medium, Dioxazine Purple, Brilliant Purple, Permanent Green Light, Teal or Turquoise, Primary Cyan, Light Ultramarine Blue, Warm Gray, Payne’s Gray.
Acrylic Paint Markers for Lines and Outlining or oil sticks. Or you can use small bottles filled with very liquid acrylic.
Brushes: Selection of Brushes Palette knives to paint with and also to mix your paints with
Polymer Medium, Gloss or Semi-Gloss or you can use Glazing Liquid in Gloss
Soft Pencil, eraser or your favourite tool for sketching/drawing on the canvas. I recommend using chalk - it’s easier to remove. Just choose colours that will be easy to see on canvas. I will bring some if you don’t have any.
Pad of tracing paper, 8.5” x 11” or 11” x 17”
Containers for water, palette to mix paint. Paper Towels Aprons, Drawing Boards and table Easels will be provided in the studio. There are a few floor easels. If that is your preference, you may want to bring your own.