Provides shade for you and your easel without putting your easel at risk of a wind gust. The foot pedal makes it easy to push into the ground. The optional Shadebuddy™ Tie Down Kit allows the Shadebuddy™ to be secured in a wide variety of conditions. The Shadebuddy™ umbrella has wind-vents and a non-reflective black lining to keep all your colors true. It also has reflective silver outer shell to keep you cooler and the adjustable angle allows you to get maximum shade.