When thinking of beginners silk painting it is perhaps a good idea to think of starting with a silk painting kit. With such a silk painting kit you will have everything you need for that specific project and that prevents you from having to pay for a lot of silk painting equipment that you may not need.
If you prefer to start with your own beginners silk painting project, you still do not have to buy too many supplies as you can start with just the basics and get what you need once you know you enjoy it. You can stretch your silk over a box instead of buying a stretching frame and you can use good quality water paint brushes instead of purchasing expensive real hair ones.
You do also not have to think that you will not be able to make something useful with beginners silk painting. That is not true, you can make beautiful silk scarves to give out as gifs and you can even try your hand at painting a shirt for that special person. Another very popular silk painting craft is making silk painting gift card. True you will not be able to make Christmas cards for your whole list, but you can make one for that special person in your life.
So, try your hand at beginners silk painting, you never know, it may be just the hobby for you!