Friday, August 14, 2015

Starry Eyed Workshop Supply list

Starry Eyed Workshop
With Stephen Lursen
Donna Downey Studios
501 S. Old Statesville rd.
Huntersville, NC. 28078

Paint Supplies – Golden Brand fluid acrylics
·   Titanium White
·   Hansa Yellow Light
·   Quinacridone Magenta
·   Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold
·   Permanent Violet Dark
·   Anthraquinone Blue
·   Paynes Gray
·   Sap Green
·   Green Gold
·   Burnt Umber Light
·   Yellow Ochre
·   Florescent Yellow (I used a craft brand but would have preferred Golden)
·   Florescent Orange (I used a craft brand but would have preferred Golden)
·   Florescent Pink (I used a craft brand but would have preferred Golden)

Medium – Golden Brand
·   Regular Gel (Matte) – Fluid would have worked well also

Brushes
·   2” bulk priming/gesso paint brush (most 2” brushes will do really)
·   1” Simply Simmons brand flat brush
·   One small to medium sized round brush with a point
·   #2 Liner brush – Simply Simmons brand is what I use

Collage Supplies
·   Creative Concepts brand composition gold flakes (Any gold leaf will work)
·   Martha Stewart Craft glitter (I like extra fine glitter.  Color: “Smoky Quartz”)
·   IndigoBlu.com’s Mega-Flake in Autumn Blaze (small metallic flakes in fall colors)

Basic project needs
·   Water Basin + water
·   Paper towel or baby wipes
·   Painting Palette
·   Access to a printer for the included downloadable PDF
·   Scissors
·   4’x3’ Canvas (Or whatever size you are comfortable with)
·   Finishing sandpaper to smooth the surface of a new canvas

·   Easel