“I Just Want to Paint Flowers” Expressive Watercolor Painting

Supplies Students Need To Bring

Canson XL Mixed Media 7”x10” sketchbook

Pan set of your favorite, good quality watercolor paints (Joanne uses Daniel Smith tube paints in a portable palette by Heritage)

#8 and #14 round watercolor brushes (suggested brands are Simply Simmons, Princeton, Escoda)

Pencil and eraser

Bone folder

Tombow Dual Brush marker color #N75 and #992

2 small water containers, paint rag/cloth kitchen sponge (new).

Watercolor Notes:  Bring “better” watercolor paints to insure that you can achieve the quality results in your artwork shown in the samples.

STUDENT GRADE: Suggested brands are Koi by Sakura or Prima Confections.

ARTIST GRADE: Tube paints in a palette by Daniel Smith or Winsor Newton, Schmincke, Holbein or QOR by Golden.  Joanne’s essential colors in the 18 well Heritage Art palette include Daniel Smith paints: French ultramarine, green gold, opera rose, quinacridone rose, quinacridone gold, imperial purple, cobalt teal, bronzite genuine, hansa yellow medium, sap green, pyrrol orange, phthalo blue RS, permanent alizarin crimson, transparent brown oxide and shadow violet.