Watch and download this painting lesson with Tony Parsons.
Below you'll find a list of the basic colours I use – if you can, buy small tubes of them from your local art shop.
If that's not possible, I've put together two kits for you here.
Use the code AOH10 for a 10% discount. Be warned: they only sell large tubes.
Basic colours I use
- Titanium white
- Cadmium yellow
- Cadmium red
- Alizarin crimson
- Burnt sienna
- French ultramarine
- Cobalt blue
These can be either Winton or Georgia student-quality oil paints.
If you are feeling really posh and lavish I also use these Michael Harding colours:
- Deep yellow lake
- Kings blue deep
- Pthalo turquoise