We encourage you to stop by and viewa class in progress.


Blick Art Material on Route 4 inParamus has put together a great starter kit. Ask for: Ridgewood Art Institute Young People Art Supply Kit $139.99
Supplies needed for class:
PAINT-Gamblin Oil paints (preferred though not mandatory)
Cadmium Yellow Light
Cadmium Yellow Medium
Cadmium Yellow Deep
Cadmium Orange
Cadmium Red Light
Cadmium Red Medium
Cadmium Red Deep
Cobalt Blue
Ultramarine Blue
Alizarin Crimson
Ivory Black
Permalba brand White (large tube)

Bristle Brushes for oil paints only. Suggested sizes: #1,#2, #4, #5,# 6 ,#8 ,#10
Suggested brands: Robert Simmons, Grumbacher, Winton Windsor Newton
Cold pressed linseed oil or Gamblin Solvent-free fluid medium 8.5oz
Small tin cup holder for linseed oil
Canvas panels or pre-stretched canvas -suggested sizes: 11x14, 12x16, 14x18, 16x20. Canvas panels are economical (3 boards per packet)
Palette – 12” x 16”coated masonite or wooden or Disposable paper palette (Grey preferred ) Rectangular fits into Palette Carrier perfectly
Palette Carrier - Masterson Art Products makes Blue and White Plastic box that seals and conveniently stores away your wet palette and prevents paint f from drying out so paint can be used the following week.
Palette knife
Art Bin, box or bag – Something to store and carry ALL your paint and supplies
Paper towels
Smock or old shirt
Latex gloves (small)

* A Pizza box is great for transporting a wet painting! Store in your trunk just in case!!!!

Any questions call Sue Barrasi 845 548 2305

or email at suebarrasi@gmail.com