Favorite Art Supplies

Here are my go to art supplies and a little snippet about how I use each of them. Feel free to ask if you have any questions about them, I love to talk art supplies!

List of Supplies

+ Schmincke Watercolor Palette : http://amzn.to/2obm4wj
+ Dr. Ph Martin's Hydrus Watercolors : http://amzn.to/2mQ5ZM9
+ Holbein Artists' Gouache : http://amzn.to/2obbOEa
+ Silver Black Velvet Jumbo Round : http://amzn.to/2obe1iW
+ Pentel Aquash Water Brush : http://amzn.to/2nh3f60
+ Uni ball Gold Pen : http://amzn.to/2mQ1j8Z
+ Gelly Roll White Pen : http://amzn.to/2oyRAAb
+ Platinum Carbon Fountain Pen : http://amzn.to/2njHP98
+ Micron Pens : http://amzn.to/2obyX9l
+ Kuretake Pocket Brush no. 14 : http://amzn.to/2obfRQL
+ Speedball Sketching Nibs : http://amzn.to/2obuJim
+ Platinum Carbon Ink : http://amzn.to/2o88BEV
+ Faber Castel Dust-Free Eraser : http://amzn.to/2nhnf8x
+ Canson Watercolor Paper : http://amzn.to/2obvGah
+ Arches Watercolor Block : http://amzn.to/2njRjkz

***note: if you want to try any of these out and use the links above, Amazon will give me a small referral stipend, which really helps! 

My everyday watercolor palette extraordinaire! (A Schmincke aluminum 50 half-pan palette filled with an assortment of paints)

My everyday watercolor palette extraordinaire! (A Schmincke aluminum 50 half-pan palette filled with an assortment of paints)

Dr. Ph Martin's Hydrus Watercolors  (they are really more like inks in the way they absorb into the paper) 

Dr. Ph Martin's Hydrus Watercolors  (they are really more like inks in the way they absorb into the paper) 

I use these two the most, the white is great for starry nights

I use these two the most, the white is great for starry nights

Set of 48 glorious gouaches by Holbein, I don't use them as much as watercolors 

Set of 48 glorious gouaches by Holbein, I don't use them as much as watercolors 

Sometimes I supplement my watercolors with colors I don't have, like this fabulous opaque pink

Sometimes I supplement my watercolors with colors I don't have, like this fabulous opaque pink

Go-to brushes. A jumbo round, 8 round, 6 round, 4 round and a Pentel Aquash water brush that's perfect for travel 

Go-to brushes. A jumbo round, 8 round, 6 round, 4 round and a Pentel Aquash water brush that's perfect for travel 

Design "Spectracolor" discontinued colored pencils from ebay... oh yeah

Design "Spectracolor" discontinued colored pencils from ebay... oh yeah

Just a B and a 2B pencil for sketching and signing stuff 

Just a B and a 2B pencil for sketching and signing stuff 

A Uniball gold pen and a Gelly Roller white for details 

A Uniball gold pen and a Gelly Roller white for details 

Winsor & Newton masking fluid and a funny rubber brush thing that I use to apply it 

Winsor & Newton masking fluid and a funny rubber brush thing that I use to apply it 

Four favorite black pens of all time - Platinum Carbon Fountain Pen (fine), Nib, Micron 01, Sakura Pocket Brush no. 14 (hard)

Four favorite black pens of all time - Platinum Carbon Fountain Pen (fine), Nib, Micron 01, Sakura Pocket Brush no. 14 (hard)

Usually use Platinum Carbon waterproof black ink 

Usually use Platinum Carbon waterproof black ink 

I always have two types of watercolor paper - cheap and not so cheap. This is my current cheap, Canon cold pressed 140lb

I always have two types of watercolor paper - cheap and not so cheap. This is my current cheap, Canon cold pressed 140lb

An my good paper is Arches watercolor cold-pressed 140lb paper. I use a pad for light paintings and a block for really water-soaked ones

An my good paper is Arches watercolor cold-pressed 140lb paper. I use a pad for light paintings and a block for really water-soaked ones

Arches watercolor block (it's so amazing if you're not into stretching paper) 

Arches watercolor block (it's so amazing if you're not into stretching paper)