Color Fundamentals-1 with Kim Kopp SUPPLY LIST

Color Fundamentals —1

Participants can bring their own paint materials and paper, OR, for a small materials fee, acrylic paint and heavy watercolor paper will be available. ($15.00 paid directly to instructor first day of workshop). PTSA has brushes available.

Water Based Paint: watercolor, acrylic, or tempera (oil paint is fine but participant must bring all that is needed)

6 basic colors, + black and white, needed and very specific. We will be using a double primary color wheel. These colors must be pure and single pigmented.

  • Cadmium Red (pr 108) - warm red

  • AlizarinCrimson  - cool red

  • OR Quinacridone Red (pr 19)

  • OR Naphthol Red ( pr 5)

  • Cadmium Yellow medium (py 35) warm yellow

  • Lemon Yellow (py 3) - cool yellow 

  • OR Hansa Yellow light (py 3)

  • Ultramarine Blue (pb 29) - cool blue

  • Cerulean Blue (pb 35) - warm blue

  • Black

  • White

Color Fundamentals —2  addition of pre-mixed Secondary colors:

  • Permanent Green (or approximate substitute)

  • Vat Orange (or approximate substitute)

  • Diazoine Purple

Brushes:
4 or more -participant choice

Paper: (approx 8 x 10 inch) about 5 or 6 sheets: Paper should be any stiff WHITE (not buff or off white) smooth paper and can be loose sheets, or in sketch book form, or 3 ring binder.

Paper such as: 

  • Rives BFK 

  • or Stonehenge 

  • or Hot Press Watercolor 90 to 140 lb

Misc: 

Instructor/PTSA will provide containers for water, small mixing pallets, and small containers.

Participants are welcome to bring their own favorite tools.

Questions? Feel free to email instructor Kim Kopp at kimmkopp@gmail.com