Ron Donoughe’s Plein Air Painting Supply List

Ron uses oil colors. If you are using another medium try to bring similar pigments.

Ron’s Colors:

Titanium White
Cadmium Yellow Lemon
Cadmium Yellow Medium or Yellow Ochre
Cadmium Orange (optional)
Cadmium Red Light
Alizarin Crimson
Indian Red (optional)
Ultramarine Blue
Cobalt Blue (optional)
Phthalo Green
Portland Gray Medium (optional)

Ron’s Brushes
Hog bristle filbert or flat
#2, 4, 6, and 10 is optional
Palette Knife

Other Materials
Thinner, low odor mineral spirit is best and also a small re-closeable container
Outdoor sketch box or portable outdoor easel
With a palette for mixing paint
Viva paper towels
4-6 canvas panels, 8 x 10 or 9 x 12
(Please tone each panel with a light brown)

Optional but very useful…

A small sketch book and sharpie black marker
Hat, sunscreen, and a water bottle.
Oh, yeah, and lots of patience and persistence!!

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