Recommended Materials and Services by Michael Shane Neal

Hughes Easels

This is the revolutionary professional studio easel that the entire art world is talking about. The Hughes Easel permits the artist to work with large pieces, while allowing the canvas to be repositioned with fingertip ease at any time, without restriction, throughout the easel’s full range of movement. For more information contact: hughes@sunletter.com 1.800.485.6081 from Continue Reading…

A.E. Art Canvas Priming

Providing an infinite variety of archival quality canvases and linens. Contact Angel for more info: 605 East 132nd Street Bronx, New York 10454 718.665.3814 aeart05@aol.com

Rick Guthrie Framing

A full service framer specializing in museum quality framing for portraits. Michael Shane Neal uses his expertise and experience to select frames that enhance his work. For more information, contact: Rick Guthrie Phone: 615.977.5073 Email: rickguthrie@hotmail.com

Silver Brush – Grand Prix

Grand Prix is made exclusively for Silver Brush Limited by master brushmakers, using 100% naturally curved Chunking white bristle. This carefully chosen bristle has deeply flagged and interlocked tips for maximum color carrying capacity. Pure seamless corrosion resistant copper ferrules are double crimped to long matte green lacquered handles. Bristles and handles are both sealed Continue Reading…

Pro Series 2 Palette

This is a smaller version of the original Pro Series Palette. Its dimensions are 24″L x 19″W x 1/8″ thick. This palette is available for left and right handed artists. Unfinished: $116.00 Toned: $123.00 Painted Grey: $135.00 To place your order or for more information, please contact: Michael Balsley 2660 Sutherland Drive Thompson’s Station, TN Continue Reading…

Pro Series 1 Palette

Our newest palette and the first of our pro series was designed for and is used by Michael Shane Neal. This palette is more lightweight, has a new ergonomically correct hold with a contoured thumb grip for less fatigue, and has a stremlined counterweight for greater comfort. Made for the serious painter, it’s dimensions are Continue Reading…