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Sketching Your Vision Supply Kit

This kit of supplies is available for purchase here, and can be shipped for a fee, or picked up curbside. The kit includes the underlined items. Please indicate in the notes section of your order if you would like to schedule curbside pick-up, or if you need your kit mailed to you. Please contact us at store@theartleague.org if you would like to purchase a selection of items different than the kit.

Don’t be alarmed by the long list – you probably have most items already in your home!

(* marks essential materials, the rest are nice to have, but not necessary)

Underlined items are included in the kit available for purchase online.

Acrylic Paint: 2oz individual tubes or a set of acrylics that mostly includes:
*Cadmium Red Medium Hue
*Alizarin Crimson/Crimson Hue
*Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue
Yellow Oxide
*Ultramarine Blue
*Burnt Umber
*Ivory Black
*Titanium White
Pthalo Blue
Pthalo Green
Dioxazine Purple

Watercolor Paint:
*Any small inexpensive set of watercolors

*Any approx. 9” x 12” wirebound (if possible) mixed media pad with heavy weight paper (90 lb. if possible)

Watercolor Paper:
Inexpensive 9” x 12” pad

Acrylic Mediums: any brand:
*Matte/satin medium – 4.65 oz tube/bottle or jar
*Gesso (4-8 oz jar)

Brushes: *Any

Palette Knives:
*1 metal palette knife approx. 7/16” x 15/16”, #1
*1 large plastic painting palette

Paper Palette suitable for water-based paints:
*Paper palette or a roll of freezer wrap from the grocery store or wax paper or aluminum foil or a piece of glass – anything to mix on

*2” brayer/roller

*Blue kitchen sponge with one scrubby side cut in half
*Glue stick
*Paper towels
*#2 soft graphite pencil
6B graphite pencil
*6B charcoal pencil
*Colored pencils
*1 ultra fine black Sharpie
*1 fine black Sharpie
*1 White Uniball gel pen
*1 Silver Uniball gel pen
*1 Gold Uniball gel pen
*3 different colors of any marker (Sharpie or other)
*1 tortillon/stump
*Water jar
*Blue painter’s tape
*Masking tape
*old magazines/newspaper
*an old fork
*very small amount (4”x6”) of bubble wrap (small dots)
Cheese cloth from the hardware store
1 break off blade knife
Needle and white, red and black embroidery thread/floss

Access to a printer, if possible