Acrylic Painting Supply List

Acrylic Paints:

  • Alizarin Crimson, Quinacridone Red, or Quinacridone Crimson
  • Cadmium Red Medium, Cadmium Red Light, or Brilliant Red
  • Cadmium Yellow Medium, or Primary Yellow
  • Lemon Yellow, Hansa Yellow Light, or Bismuth Yellow Light
  • Phthalo Blue Green Shade, Prussian Blue, or Cerulean Blue
  • Cobalt Blue, Ultramarine Blue, or Phthalo Blue Red Shade
  • White
  • Black or Payne’s Gray

Brushes: A variety of Natural Hog and Synthetic brushes. Variety of sizes (including at least one big brush, approximately 1”), and a range of round, flat, filbert and angles brushes

Painting Surfaces: Canvas paper and/or watercolour paper for practice/studies, stretched canvas or mounted wood panel for paintings.

Mediums: Acrylic liquid and/or gel medium


  • Palette: Large with lots of mixing room, disposable palettes are fine
  • Palette knives
  • Rags and/or paper towels
  • Pencils/Charcoal
  • Sketchbook