Soft Pastel set of good quality such as Rembrandt, Unison, Sennelier


Gold Ochres, English reds, Caput mortuum (grayed violet) for skin tones for portraits


Set of Nupastels


Set of Pastel Pencils such as CarbOthello, Conte, Derwent


Drawing board, artist masking tape or bulldog clips


Kneaded eraser


Bristle Brush and small chamois for erasing


Ruler, paper towels, wet wipes


Exacto knife for sharpening pencils


Small mirror for checking your work (helpful to see it backwards)


Canson Mi-Teintes Paper in mid tones such as steel gray, felt gray, sand, blue gray, moonstone


Uart sanded pastel paper in 600 grade (optional)


Photo reference if not painting from a model or still life set up