prepared canvas (or gessoed board, such as Ampersand), no smaller than 11x14", no greater than 18x24"
wood palette is recommended, but other palettes are fine, as long as they are not white. The surface should be a neutral gray.
Paint: oil, artist grade:
transparent oxide red or burnt sienna
cadmium red light
cadmium yellow light
permalba white or titanium white
raw umber (for toning canvas)
4-6 brushes from #4 to #12 - mongoose long flats, or #4, #6,#8 of filbert bristle
sable flat #8 or #10
small sable or similar for signing paintings
turpenoid or other odorless paint thinner
rags or paper towels