Troy Kilgore Projects
Pack Your Bag for Plein Air Painting
See some of Troy’s favorite tools for plein air painting in action and get tips that you can use in your own practice. Discover how he packs for on-the-go creativity and check out the lightweight equipment that lets him get right to work. Plus, learn why Utrecht Artists’ Oil Colors are Troy’s preferred medium and shop the essentials he uses to create his vivid landscapes and cityscapes.
Favorite Art Supplies
Utrecht Artists' Oil Paints and Sets
Blick Masterstroke Interlocking Bristle Brushes and Sets
Utrecht Natural Chungking Pure Bristle Brushes and Sets
Utrecht Rhenish Pure Hog Bristle Brushes
Utrecht Artists' Acrylic Gesso
Blick Palette Knives by RGM
Gamblin Gamsol Odorless Mineral Spirits
Utrecht Linseed Oil
Utrecht Artists' Acrylic-Primed Cotton Canvas Rolls
Kingart Oval Wooden Palette
Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper Pads
Grumbacher Vine Charcoal
About the Artist
Troy Kilgore is an award-winning oil painter known for his vivid plein air landscapes. Prior to becoming a professional artist in 2002, he held illustration and design positions in advertising and the greeting card industry. Troy has participated in some of the largest and most prestigious plein air events in the country and his work has been acquired by collectors throughout the world. He has lived in Bloomington, Indiana, for the last 30 years.
Check out Troy’s work at troykilgore.com and explore his tutorials on his YouTube channel.