The apple is a very important lesson for every decorative painter. It teaches the need for value control to create shape and form and is an excellent place to begin the foundations of color harmony between the red apple and the complimentary green leaves.
Surface: a 6″ x 8″ copper panel with 8″ x 10″ oval mat.
Paints: FolkArt Artist’s Pigments- Titanium White-TW, Yellow Light-YL, Red Light-RL, Napthol Crimson-NC, Alizarin Crimson-AC, Sap Green-SG, Burnt Umber-BU, Pure Black-PB, and Aqua-AQ.
FolkArt Acrylic: Engine Red.
Brushes: Silver Brush Ltd.- Golden Naturals Flats- #8 & #10, Golden Naturals Script Liner- #2, Golden Natural Square Wash Brush- 3/4″, Ruby Satin Filbert- #8.
Miscellaneous items: wax coated palette, Sta-wet palette, palette knife, grey graphite paper, stylus or dead pen, clear acrylic spray, ruler, and pencil.
Tool: Ruling pen