Watercolor Supply List

Jill Saur Fine Art

Paint:  Welcome to the world of watercolor. Please buy the professional grade paint. The student grade paint is not as rich and colorfast as the professional.  I love Winsor & Newton, M. Graham, Rembrandt and Daniel Smith.  

Ivory Black (student grade is fine in this color), Cad. Yellow (W&N), Azo Yellow (M. Graham), French Ult. Blue (W&N), Sap Green, Cerulean Blue, (W&N),  Cadmium Red Light (W&N), Burnt Sienna (W&N), Alizerine Crimson (W&N), Burnt Sienna (W&N), Raw Sienna (W&N).                                       

Brushes:   Winsor Newton University series 233 round #2  -  Blick Academic Synthetic

Round #2  -  Robert Simmons White Sable 785 round #5 and 762 B flat #8.  Robert Simmons Sapphire series 55 ½ flat wash  -  Robert Simmons Skyscraper series 755 1” flat wash.

Paper:  Arches 140 lb cold pressed white paper in a 10”x14” block or Saunders Waterford 140 lb. Not (this is a pad).

Robert Wood palette.

Masking Fluid (W&N) - Masking Fluid Pick-Up (W&N) - Small Sea Sponge

Paper towels, Masking tape, Old Rag

“If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.”

― Vincent Willem van Gogh