THANK YOU to all of you who participated in my workshops for 2017-2018.


The 2018 watercolor classes for the EVERGREEN WATERCOLORS, OSHKOSH, WI, are listed below. All classes are on a Saturday from 9:00-3:00 for a fee of $20.00. You must bring your own supply of watercolor paints and brushes. Paper (Arches) can be purchased in class at my cost ($5.50) per large sheet. For questions on materials or any other questions, call Sue (920-232-0359) or use the "Contact Me" button at left.


If you are interested in joining or hosting a workshop, "Contact Me" or phone: 920-232-0359 or email: www.sjspan@sbcglobal.net.




2018 Classes

Evergreen Manor, Oshkosh, WI


 




                                                                      WATERCOLOR SUPPLIES
                                                                 INSTRUCTOR: SUE SPANBAUER



WATERCOLOR TUBE PAINTS
- GRUMBACHER, WINDSOR-NEWTON, VAN GOGH,  MAIMERI BLU OR OTHER QUALITY BRANDS FOUND ON LINE, SOME IN RETAIL STORES.

*BASIC PALETTE COLORS  Some colors below are "or". just purchase one of these colors. Different companies brands have different names for their paint color but all are similar pigment color.



  *NEW GAMBOGE  (OR,) PERMANENT YELLOW

  *INDIAN YELLOW

  *BURNT SIENNA 
  *RED, (OR) WINDSOR RED BY WINDSOR-NEWTON, (OR) PERMANENT RED BY MAIMERI BLU, (OR) SCARLET RED DEEP BY-DANIEL SMITH
  *QUINACRIDONE CORAL, (OR) TIZIANO RED
  *ALIZARIN CRIMSON  
  *INDIGO    
  *COBALT BLUE    
  *THALO BLUE, (OR) PRUSSIAN BLUE, (OR) PRIMARY BLUE CYAN BY MAIMARI BLU (OR) WINDSOR BLUE (OR) ANTWERP BLUE
  *ULTRAMARINE BLUE*     
  *THALO VIOLET,  (OR) WINSOR VIOLET BY WINSOR-NEWTON   (OR) PERMANENT VIOLET-REDDISH BY MAIMARI BLUE
  *QUINACRIDONE GOLD BY DANIEL SMITH ONLY
  *SAP GREEN
 
BUY TUBE PAINTS, NOT PAN PAINTS.
IF YOU CAN'T PURCHASE ALL OF THESE 13 COLORS AT ONE TIME, TRY JUST A FEW TO START WITH, RED, YELLOW, BLUE.   
YOU CAN ALSO PURCHASE GRUMBACHER STUDENT GRADE PAINTS AT HOBBY LOBBY OR JIM'S ART HAUS, OSHKOSH, WI
AT A REASONABLE PRICE.


GOOD BRUSHES, A PACKAGE OF 12 FOR $12.99 AT  HOBBYLOBBY.COM (PULL UP THE 40% OFF COUPON UP ON YOUR IPHONE AND SHOW AT CHECKOUT).   LOWE-CORNELL BRUSHES AVAILABLE AT WALMART AND JOANN FABRIC AT A GOOD PRICE.

*DO NOT BUY CHEAP SETS OF PAINT (NIJI, REEVE, KOI, MASTER TOUCH, ETC). THESE PAINTS ARE MOSTLY CLAY FILLER AND YOU WILL BE VERY DISAPPOINTED WITH THEIR PERFORMANCE. A FEW DOLLARS MORE WILL GET YOU A GOOD GRADE STUDENT PAINT THAT WILL LAST A LONG TIME. LOOK FOR A TUBE PAINT ABOUT $3-$4+ PER TUBE OR SETS FROM $25-$40, WITH COUPONS THIS IS A GOOD BUY AND WILL LAST YOU FOR YEARS.

I HAVE PAPER FOR SALE AT THE CLASS, $5.00 PER SHEET, HALF PRICE FROM STORE PRICES , (ARCHES 140CP, 22 X 30)  ENOUGH FOR 4 CLASSES.

DO NOT BUY WATERCOLOR PAPER BLOCKS OR TABLETS.  LOOSE SHEETS ARE EASIER TO MANAGE.

OTHER HELPFUL SUPPLES:     (OPTIONAL, BUT HELPFUL)


  *ASSORTMENT OF BRUSHES, ROUNDS AND FLATS,  
  *2" OR BIGGER WASH BRUSH-SOMETHING CHEAP-$$2-$3  


PLASTIC PALETTE W/COVER  (nice one at Hobby Lobby for $9.99, large square with cover and deep wells around the edge)
PAPER TOWELS
SMALL FINE MISTER SPRAY BOTTLE FOR WATER (FOR MISTING), SHOP IN COSMETIC DEPARTMENT OF MOST STORES  

BLOBBER SPRAY BOTTLE (COURSE SPRAY FOR MAKING SPOTS IN WET WASH). LOOK FOR LARGE STEM INSIDE BOTTLE
TABLE SALT
TISSUES
RAGS OR FLAT HOUSEHOLD SPONGE (TO REMOVE EXCESS WATER FROM BRUSHES)
PENCIL-PAPERMATE SHARPWRITER #2 (CHEAP AT WALMART)

ERASER-KNEADED GREY AT HOBBY LOBBY
HAIR DRYER, (SMALL HAND HELD TYPE) TO DRY YOUR PAINTING QUICKLY. CHECK OUT THRIFT STORES.
MASKING FLUID (FRISKET) PEBEO DRAWING GUM-MAY HAVE TO ORDER ON LINE AT JERRY'S ARTARAMA.COM.

NOTE***   WHEN SHOPPING AT HOBBY LOBBY, DON'T FORGET TO PULL UP THE COUPON ONLINE FOR DISCOUNT UP TO 40% OFF.


ANY QUESTIONS CONTACT SUE FOR HELP.