I'm excited that you are interested in practicing your art!
Below are some related links:
My recommended supplies for en plein air and the figure: www.rosalienadeau.com/plain-air-painting-supplies-list
Recommended supplies for painting in oil or pastel on my Studio page: http://www.rosalienadeau.com/studio-saturdays/
My recommended portable easel: www.takeiteasel.com (10% discount for my students!)
A link to our Facebook group page for plein-air/studio/figure: www.facebook.com/groups/1186181584747922/
Please don't hesitate to call or email anytime with questions!