This purchase gives you access to all the tools and materials needed for our Beginners' Watercolor class. You are welcome to purchase these materials yourself and bring them to class with you, but buying in bulk affords us a discounted price and we can then pass those savings on to you. If you are purchasing materials on your own, please consult the detailed list provided here, and contact us if you have any questions.
Each student will need the following materials. These three items will be yours to take home at the conclusion of the class.
•Set of brushes – list price $13.45
Five short handle brushes, including a Glaze Wash (3/4" width), a Size 5/0 Liner, a Size 4 Round, an Angular (3/4" width), and a Size 8 Shader.
•Watercolor pan and paints – list price $12.79
Colors include Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Violet, Brown, Black, Red-Orange, Yellow-Orange, Yellow-Green, Blue-Green, Turquoise, Blue-Violet, Red-Violet, and White.
•Watercolor paper – list price $10.80
30 sheets of 140 lb (300 gsm), 9 inch by 12 inch, student-quality paper, ideal for a variety of watercolor and mixed-media techniques. This paper is acid-free with a cold press texture. The pads feature a heavyweight fold-over cover that makes them ideal for field work as well as the studio.
Students will also share the following materials. You are welcome to use these three items during the class as part of your materials purchase, but they will stay at The MAC at the conclusion of the class.
•Artists’ Crayons – list price $23.85
Set of 10.. softer than colored pencils, responsive to wet brush. Wet/dry techniques can be combined. high pigment concentration, lightfastness, and adaptable to several techniques.
•Aquarelle Pencils – list price $21.60
Set of 12.. glorious colors produce clean, smooth, vibrant lines that blend just like traditional colored pencils. Just add water and a brush to create beautiful watercolor effects. The ergonomic triangular barrel contains a soft-grip zone for your drawing comfort.
•Oil Pastels – list price $5.42
Set of 12.. versatile, water-soluble oil pastel that offers students flexible features. These traditional creamy pastels come in bright, vivid colors.