Pastel Supply List Rae Smith

PASTELS: (see Oils below)

  • Unison, Schminke or Sennelier Pastels, other brands may be used (the more colors the better)
  • Foam or cork drawing board preferred (larger than your paper size)
  • Pastel paper or whichever kind you prefer
  • Bull Dog Clips or push pins to hold paper in place
  • Foam Brush
  • Chamois Cloth
  • Medium size Blending Stump
  • Rubber kneaded eraser
  • Any visuals or photographs, you may also work from the provided still life

OIL Painters:

  • Turpenoid thinner
  • As many colors as possible in whatever brand of oil paints (include: Titanium White, Cadmium Red, Ultramarine Blue, Cadmium Yellow Medium)
  • Several sizes of flat bristol brushes (filbert shape in preferred)
  • Canvases of any size (min. size is 11x14 or 16x20
  • Paper palette pad for oils (min. size is 11x14)
  • Roll of paper towels