300gr cold press/rough paper (Hahnemuhle britannia, or fabriano f5, or any other mixed cotton brand)
Watersoluble graphite pencil 3b
Round tip watercolor brush, synthetic, the da vinci nova (green handle) is an affordable series, as big as your thumb. (14/16)
Watercolors, basic set of 12 (The cotman basic set is a good ratio quality/price, just substitute the white with payne’s grey. If you already have a box, these are the colors we need: lemon yellow, yellow ochre, cadmium orange, magenta/permanent rose/alizarine, burnt sienna, sap green, emerald green, prussian blue/cerulean blue/cobalt/cyan, ultramarine blue, burnt umber, payne’s grey. No black or white)
Painting on location is a practice that requires mindfulness and kindness towards ourselves. What we put on paper may not always be perfect or satisfying to our inner critic, but the time we spend in communion with the beauty before us, our eyes wide open and receptive, is an invaluable gift.