What do I need for my first class?

These shops offer a special discount to LifeArt Students

Creative Arts Shop:

  • 5% discount for LifeART students
  • 44 Oxford Street, Durbanville
  • Phone:021 975 5373

What do you need for your first class

Once you have everything you are set to paint for the next year or two!

The initial 16 lessons you will only need:

  1. 1 x A4 Sketch Book at least 200 gram paper
  2. 1 x A4 Bound Notebook of good quality blank paper
  3. Variety of hard + medium + soft pencils. A good selection is:
  • 1 x HB
  • 1 x 2B
  • 1 x 4B
  • 1 x 8/9B

Paints:

  • Zelcryl Paynes Grey Acrylic
  • Zelcryl Yellow Ochre Acrylic
  • Zelcryl Burnt Sienna Acrylic
  • White Acrylic

Brushes:

  1. Hogshair Flat no: 2+4+6 + 8 +10
  2. Hogshair Round no: 2+4+6 + 8 +10
  3. Artificial Hogshair Filbert no: 2+4+6+8 +10
  4. Nylon flat no: 0 + 2+ 6 + 10 + 16
  5. Nylon Round no: 0 + 2+ 6 + 10 + 16
  6. Nylon Angle no: 4 + 8 + 12 + 20

Paints One of Each (You will be told when to get this)

    1. Lemon Yellow
    2. Cadmium or Deep Yellow
    3. Cadmium or Bright Red
    4. Alizaren Crimson
    5. Ultramarine Blue
    6. Phtalo Blue
    7. Prussian Blue
    8. Cerulean Blue (***Optional)
    9. White (large tube)
    10. Burnt Sienna
    11. Yellow Ocher
    12. Burnt Umber
    13. Payne’s Grey
    14. Viridian Green (nice to glaze with)
    15. Dioxide Purple (nice to glaze with)
    16. 1 x A3 pallet book to mix paint on
    17. A4 smooth(ish) canvass pad (to paint examples on)

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