Here are a few art supply recommendations for children.
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Make sure to invest in some good quality brushes, even for children. I recommend the Round Tip brushes. Quality brushes will help children (and adults) have better control of the paint, therefore leading to a more rewarding painting/art session and experience.
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Artists Loft Fundamentals Watercolor Pan Set, 36 Colors
This is a good basic kit to get started with watercolors.
Prang Oval Pan Watercolor Set, 16 Classic Colors with No. 9 Brush (16000)
This is a higher quality watercolor set than the Artist Loft.
A good quality 140 lb Watercolor paper: (With watercolor, you really don’t want anything less than 140 lb paper. I have found this paper to be very affordable for its quality.
XL Watercolor Pad, 9″X12″ Fold Over
This is a good quality 140 lb paper