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The Red Capped Robin

Materials List

• Paper:

– Fabriano 600gm hot press paper

– White Saral Transfer paper

– Black carbon paper

• Brushes:

– NAM 12 Red Filbert

– 70mm hake (Francheville #6)

– Holbein two inch and one inch goat’s hair hakes

– Windsor and Newton Series 7 #2 brush

– Roymac 3550 Golden Sable 00 brush

• Holbein Watercolour Paints:

– Neutral Tint and Sepia

• Art Spectrum Gouache:

– White

– Black

– Vermillion

– Burnt Umber

– Burnt Sienna

– Primrose Yellow

– Middle Green

– Naples Yellow

– Sky Blue

Before any painting is commenced, a number of decisions have to be made. The first for me is the subject. I have thousands of photographs of wildlife (mostly but not exclusively birds) and a decision needs to be made on what species of animal, insect, or bird will be the subject of my new painting. The second

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