Plein air Suggested Supply List
New to plein air? Here are a few tips to help get you started.
Easel - one that is easy to carry
Palette - wooden palette that you can clip to your easel is preferred - or disposable. I use a 12 x 16 that fits in my wet canvas carrier.
Wet canvas carrier
Paints - I suggest a simple palette to start with
White - a big tube, Cool red and blue. Warm red and blue
Cad Yellow light or something similar. Any other colors that make you happy. I typically use Alizarin Red, Hansa Yellow Light, Phalo Blue or Ultramarine,Colbalt Blue or Hue, Sap Green, Cad Orange and Paynes Gray.
A variety of panels or canvases to work on 9 x 12, 12x 12, 12 x 16, etc...