"Always" supplies:

- Mitchell Nibs -- at least 2 of sizes 2 through 4

- Brause EF 66 Nibs, 4 or 5

- Speedball B Nibs -- complete series

- Speedball Nibs, C-1 and C-2

- Other nibs that are your favorites

- Double-ended wooden pen handle, round barrel, at least one

- Mechanical Pencil (2mm) with leads (3B, HB, 2H, 5H, and non-repro blue)

- Mechanical Pencil Lead Pointer

- White vinyl eraser, preferably pencil shaped

- 18" or longer ruler

- Slant Board

- 11" x 17" Grid Pad made for calligraphy

- Black Gouache

- Moon Palace Sumi Ink

- 6-well mixing pan

- Mixing Brush (cheap hog hair bristle), 2 or 3 each

- Water bottle with dropper and distilled water

- Xacto knife with #10 and #11 blades

- Paper Towels

- Masking Tape

- Fingernail bufferlfile (at least 4 to 6 sided)

- Magnifier, 10X or higher

- Ball Point Pen, red fine

- Permanent Black Markers in a variety of sizes including .01, .08 -- Micron or brand - Scissors

- Winsor Newton Gum Arabic

- Arches HP Watercolor paper

- Glassine sheets

- Winsor Newton Gouaches: Permanent White, Ivory Black, Primary Red, 'Primary Blue, Primary Yellow

- Dr. Martin's Bleed Proof White

- Three 6-part mixing pans

- Good pointed watercolor brush, size 1 or 2

- Two water bowls (similar to Cool Whip bowls)

- Pad of tracing paper, 8 1/2" x 11"

- Pack of Saral Transfer Paper

- Letraset burnisher, spoon shaped

- Workable matte spray fixative, either Krylon or Blair

- Removable tape

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Consider the "Supply List, January 2012 to be your ALWAYS! List. Bring those items every class session without fail. Below is listed the items you will bring in addition to your always list to the class session indicated.

 

SESSION 2

-Prepared set of Rexall Mitchell broad edge nibs

-pointed brush, #2 or smaller, made for acrylics

-clean, sharp scissors, 7 or larger

-red ball point pen

-glassine squares, 5" x 5", 10

SESSION 3 -same as session 2

-glue stick

SESSION 4 -same as session 2

-Linex Liner. .. MUST!

-large needle ( 2"?)

-black ink stick*

-grinding stone for black ink stick*

-color ink sticks*

-gaken dish for color ink sticks*

-bone folder*

*Bring these only if you already have them. Do not purchase them in advance for class.

SESSI0N5 -same as session 2

-Linex Liner

SESSION 6

-Pentel Color Brush( es)

- 1/4" broad edge brush

-large brass pens, variety

Paper List for 20 I 2

-3 Arches Watercolor, hot press: #1,2,4,5

- 1 Arches Text Wove: #3,4 ! .

-1 Arches Black Cover: #2

-1 Chiri: #2

- 1 Frankfurt #4

-3 Glassine: #1,2,3,4

- 1 Nideggan: #3,5

-4 New Diploma Parchment 2,3,4,5,

... # indicates the class session to bring (at least) one 11 x 17 piece of this paper to work on in class.

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