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Supplies for Rick McClure's
Workshop

NOTE:
Rick specifies certain brands of brushes and paints below but please do not buy special supplies for this workshop, you can substitute your own paint brands (match colors as closely as possible) and brushes. Only buy what Rick uses if you area student who relishes having the exact same supplies as the instructor.


Workshop supplies can be purchased at: Jerry's Artarama, Askew Taylor, AC Moore or Michaels:


PAINTS: (Brands Rick uses are in quotes)

Primaries:
Cadmium Yellow Pale - "Holbein"
Cadmium Yellow Extra Deep - "Williamsburg"
Permanent Red Medium - "Rembrandt"
Alizarin Crimson - "Grumbacher"
Viridian - "Grumbacher"
French Ultramarine Blue - "Grumbacher"

Earth Toned Modifiers:
Yellow Ochre- "Grumbacher"
Terre Rose - "Grumbacher"
Transparent Oxide Brown - "Rembrandt"

White:
Mixed White - "Rembrandt"

Specialty Greys:
Naples Yellow Warm - "Sennelier"
Blush Tint - "Sennelier"

Specialty Mixers:
Alizarin Orange - "Williamsburg" or Transparent Orange "Gamblin"

NOTE: Specialty colors are optional. Please don't bring ANY Thalo colors.


BRUSHES:

Bristle Brights
#14 - Pro Stroke 77B "Creative Mark"
#10 - Pro Stroke 77B "Creative Mark"
#8 - Pro Stroke 77B "Creative Mark"
#6 - Pro Stroke 77B "Creative Mark"
#4 - Pro Stroke 77B "Creative Mark"

Bristle Flats
#6 - Gainsborough 1271-F "Grumbacher"
#2 - Gainsborough 1271-F "Grumbacher"

Mongoose / Badger
#24 Memory 6158 - "Isabey"
#20 Memory 6158 - "Isabey"
#16 Memory 6158 - "Isabey"
#8 Memory 6158 - "Isabey"
#6 Memory 6158 - "Isabey"

#10 Master's Choice Series 279 - "Rosemary & Co"
#8 Master's Choice Series 279 - "Rosemary & Co"
#4 Master's Choice Series 279 - "Rosemary & Co"

CANVAS/BOARDS:
2 stretched canvas or linen no larger than 16 x 20. It's best to bring two different sizes, for instance one 14x18 and one 12x16. It's always a good idea to have extra canvas.

EASEL

PHOTOS: Reference landscape photos and/or reference painted studies

PALETTE/MIXING SURFACE: Glass preferred but can also use a lidded plastic palette with a pad of palette paper to fit inside.

MEDIUM: Odorless mineral spirits (Gamsol is best)

PALETTE KNIFE: Medium trowel shaped one

Paper Towels
Razor for cleaning palette (if using glass)