For the murals that I have done, similar to that size, I get a gallon of
each of the primary colors and 2 of white. Black usually doesn't take as
much (unless it's heavy in your design).
I get the replacement lids that have the pour spouts. Those are very handy
and paint savers!
I use half dozen muffin tins for pouring and mixing paint in.
Hope this helps.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Sears, Ellen" <ESears@Anchorage.k12.ky.us>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Friday, September 27, 2002 9:02 AM
Subject: how much paint for a mural
> 100 feet long - probably 9 feet high?
> I have a friend that teaches science and his class will be working on
> gallons or quarts of colors?