Purchasing Tools and Materials
WITH THE AMAZING SELECTION of paints, brushes, papers, and other materials available, every visit to the art supply store is an adventure full of excitement and possibilities. Instead of picking out one of everything, refer to the suggested supply list in the box at right. You can purchase a limited number of supplies, but always invest in the best you can afford. You always can buy additional materials as you develop your skills and personal painting style. If you’d like to learn more about watercolor tools and materials, refer to Watercolor & Acrylic Painting Materials by William F. Powell in Walter Foster’s Artist’s library series.
Watercolor paints are available in tubes, pans, and cakes. Most ...