Acrylics Painting Beginners, please buy the minimum art supplies until you want to invest more money. Materials List: 3 canvas boards 8" x 10" or 9" x 12". Paint brushes (acrylics only- flat white) - small #4, medium #8, and large #10. Acrylics paints - titanium white, cadmium red med, cadmium red light, alizarin crimson (optional), cadmium yellow med or light, ultramarine blue, burnt umber (optional), Mars Black, or purchase a small kit which has most of the above-mentioned colors (for beginners: white, brown, red, blue, and yellow). Fluid Matte Medium - small bottle, this is what we use instead of water to mix the colors with. Also, one each: medium size glass jar, ruler, pencil, color wheel (optional), table-top easel (optional). These supplies are generally available at Michael's (CDA or Spokane), Spokane Art Supply (1303 N Monroe St, Spokane Wa 509-327-6622 - ask for student discount of 10%), Creative Element in CDA, Fred Meyer, and WalMart.