Here is the list of my favorite materials to paint in watercolor. Find the links to buy the ones you like and can afford.

Watercolor papers

Strathmore Watercolor paper block Cold press- 140 lb. This paper is good to use for practice

Arches Watercolor Cold Pressed 140 lb 100% cotton. (One of my favorite papers)

Fabriano 140 lb Blick Studio 25% cotton. Good price and good for practice

Fabriano Acquarello

Winsor and Newton Watecolor paper 140 lb 25 % cotton.

Saunders Waterford Watercolor. Good quality paper.

Fluid Watercolor Paper Cold Press Finish 140 lb Acid Free. (Good for practice)

Etchr Watercolour Block Cold press 50% cotton paper 300 g. (small size block, good for practice)

Baohong Watercolor Paper 300g 100% cotton (really good paper)

Watercolor Paints

Winsor and Newton artist grade

Daniel Smith This set has a nice variety of colors for a good price considering is artist grade

Rosa Gallery (Ukranian Watercolors) Excellent quality for the price.

Watercolor Confections (They are fun colors with a lot more pigment than other watercolors)

Favorite painting tubes from Daniel Smith

Lavender 15 ml/ 0.5 Fl/Oz

Neutral Tint 15 ml/ 0.5 Fl/Oz

Moon Glow 15 ml/ 0.5 Fl/Oz

Opera Pink 15 ml/ 0.5 Fl/Oz or smaller tube of 5ml/0.17 Oz Small Opera Pink

Duochrome Cabo Blue 15 ml/0.5 Fl/Oz (Blick)

Kyanite Genuine 15ml/0.5 Fl/Oz (Blick)

I will add more colors later.


Escoda (One of my favorite brands)

Silver Brush limited watercolor Brushes (affordable and good quality)

Da Vinci

Here is the Da Vinci Mop brush size 20

An alternative cheaper mop brush Princeton Artist Brush, Round Neptune Size 20

Peggy’s Princeton Neptune Size 4


Smaller Mijello Palette

Masking Tape

Recently I bought this brand of artist tape that I really like. TSSART Artist Tape

Have fun looking for materials. I added a lot of choices and prices.

See you in class.

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