Supply Lists

See below for a list of classes that require supplies.

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.

Painting

Amanda Kamen

  • Set of paints (acrylics- Liquitex or Golden; or gouache- Winsor&Newton, Holbein, or Lukas)
  • variety of synthetic brushes
  • plastic container to hold water
  • sketchbook, pencil, white eraser, sharpener
  • small masters soap
  • cloth rags
  • for acrylics
    – small canvas board/paper (for first day of color mixing)
    – 4-6 surfaces (i.e. stretched canvas, panels)
    – disposable paper palette
    – optional: spray bottle, acrylic painting mediums
  • for gouache
    – large white palette (plastic, ceramic, or metal)
    – heavy paper (i.e. watercolor paper, bristol)

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

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
      • thalo 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)