Supply Lists

See below for a list of classes that require supplies.

Artini: All supplies provided.
All Ceramics classes:
Students may provide their own tools or are available for purchase in class.  Clay must be purchased onsite and is $25 for a 25 pound bag.
All Jewelry Making classes: Supplies will be discussed on the first day of class.
Photography classes: SLR digital camera or a digital camera with a manual shooting mode is preferred.
Youth Classes: All supplies provided.

Your Sketchbook As A Souvenir: Capturing Your Travel Memories in Words and Watercolors

Rosemary Connelly

Art Supplies:

  • A Blank Watercolor Journal – 140 lb paper

Recommended:

  • Strathmore Visual Journal Watercolor 140 lb paper – 5.5” x 8” 
  • Strathmore Windpower Watercolor paper  140 lb paper – 9″ x 6″
  • Or any blank journal approximately these sizes with 140 lb paper watercolor paper, not sketchbook weight.
  • The next price up, but great quality is Moleskin Watercolor Sketchbook 5” x 8.25”
  • PITT artist pen (brown or black) by Faber Castell (size S)
  • Winsor Newton Cotman Pocket Plus watercolor kit (unwrap paints in advance)
  • Niji brand Waterbrush – (size Large)
  • Robert Simmons White Sable Watercolor Brush (size 10 or 12), or comparable watercolor brush in the same size

Plus:

  • A rag/paper towels
  • Water for refilling your waterbrush (a small watertight container, such as a pill bottle)
  • Drinking Water
  • A Hat
  • Sunscreen/insect repellent

Introduction to Classical Drawing

Roe Murray

  • Charcoal pencil or vine charcoal
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Tortillion
  • White conte or white pencil
  • One piece of charcoal paper n a medium color such as grey (a 9” x 12” or larger sketchpad is fine, just make sure the paper is not white or beige)

Demystifying Soldering

Caryn Hetherston

Instructor will email supplies approximately one week before class.

Watercolors

Amanda Kamen

  • watercolor paper
  • watercolors set (A list of specific colors is available upon request)
  • watercolor brushes
  • small plastic containers for water
  • pencil, eraser, old sketchbook
  • liquid masking fluid

items that might be used in the second class: old toothbrush, salts, 2 ft. of plastic wrap, white candle, palette knife, artist’s tape, paper towel, tissue, q-tips, color wheel

Painting in the Loper Tradition

Thomas Del Porte

  • Wooden painter’s palette
  • Oil painting medium
  • Small cup for oil
  • #6 flat brush or bright brush
  • Vine charcoal
  • Canvas, no smaller than 16” x 20”
  • Paper towls/rags
  • Paints:
    • Permalba White
    • Cadmium Yellow Light
    • Cadmium Red Light
    • Burnt Sienna
    • Ultramarine Blue
    • Alizarin Crimson
    • Viridian
    • Cerulean Blue

Oil Painting

Frank DePietro

  • 12”x16” disposable palette
  • Palette knife
  • 11”x14” and 16”x20 pre stretched canvas or canvas boards
  • Jar with lid for odorless mineral spirits
  • Odorless Mineral Spirits
  • Paper Towels
  • Brushes:
    • #1 filbert bristle brush
    • #2 Filbert bristle brush
    • #4 Filbert bristle brush
    • #6 filbert bristle brush
    • #8 filbert bristle brush
  • Paint:
    • 200ml Titanium white
    • 37ml Burnt Sienna
    • 37ml Burnt Umber
    • 37ml Cadmium Red Hue
    • 37ml Cadmium Yellow Pale hue
    • 37ml Cerulean Blue Hue
    • 37ml French Ultramarine Blue
    • 37ml Viridian Green Hue
    • 37ml Alizarin Crimson
  • Optional Supplies:
    • Blending and Glazing Medium
    • Palette Cup
    • Sta-wet Palette Seal
    • White Nylon brushes for finer detail:
      • #1 round
      • #00 round
      • #2,4,6,8 bright
      • #2 fan brush white nylon or sable

Drawing and Painting

Eo Omwake

Students who have taken the class can bring the materials they have been working with.

If students choose to paint, supplies will be discussed on the first day of class. For the first day of class (for both classes) bring:

  • Stick charcoal
  • 18 x 24 drawing pad
  • Erasers (both kneaded and rubber)
  • ½” thick charcoal
  • Compressed charcoal

Expressionistic Painting

Eo Omwake

Other supplies may be discussed on first day, but for the first class bring:

  • 18″ x 24″ canvas
  • Assortment of brushes, such as small, medium, and large flat bristle brushes and round bristle brushes.
  • Cloth rags
  • Paint cups (no glass)
  • Disposable palette and palette knife
  • Painting medium (depending on type of paint)
  • Paints (either acrylic or water based oils:
    • For a full set:
      • cadmium orange hue
      • cadium yellow hue
      • cadium red hue
      • ulramarine blue
      • black
      • white
      • burnt umber
      • permanent green
      • yellow ocre
      • raw sienna
      • Pthalo green or viridian green
      • purple / violet
    • Economic set: black, white and burnt umber

Continuing Watercolors

Cynthia Swanson

  • a watercolor set of student’s choice
  • brushes
  • water basin
  • 12” x 16” block of ARCHES watercolor, cold press
  • Viva paper towels

Drawing

Amanda Kamen

For Beginner Students:

  • 18 x 24 Drawing paper tablet
  • sketchbook
  • sketching set (includes soft vine charcoal, compressed charcoal, conte, graphite pencils, white plastic eraser, kneaded eraser, pencil sharpener)
  • chamois cloth or cotton rag
    workable spray fixative (optional)