MATERIALS LIST SUMMER 2018

As there are no shops close by, please bring snacks or lunch.  BYO cup for coffee and tea.

 

DRAWING

Introductory Drawing (Nameer Davis) 

Water based Ink; Watercolour brushes size 2 and 4; Willow and compressed charcoal; Graphite pencils hb,2b, 3b. 4b, 6b; Graphite stick 9b; Spray fixative (cheap hairspray will work fine) ; A3 cartridge paper sketch book; Putty rubber  and hard rubber; pencil sharpener; paper towel; Disposable latex gloves or barrier cream if skin is sensitive.

Introductory Drawing (Mia Clark)

2B & 6B pencils;  a grey Faber Castel kneadable eraser;  a pencil sharpener;  ruler;  small paper blender;  A3 cartidge paper pad (make sure the paper doesn't feel shiny or too smooth, a bit of tooth is best);  a sheet of white canson mi tientes paper;  a fine black felt tip pen;  an ink pen to dip in ink; 1 black conté stick; 1 stick of compressed charcoal or a charcoal pastel; 1 stick of Willow charcoal;  a couple of sheets of large cartridge paper;  masking tape and/or bulldog clips.

Ink & Watercolour Illustration (Mia Clark)

Drawings/Photos/photocopies of Images that appeal to you personally eg. natural objects, etc.; Masking tape; Smooth 3mm MDF boards x 2  [A3 or A2 size from Bunnings]; 2B pencil, sharpener, eraser and sketchpad; Black ink pens, waterproof [alcohol based] and fineliner [water based]; White ink, acrylic or gouache paint. [White gel ink pens are fun from Officeworks]; Coloured inks..a yellow, a red and a blue;

Watercolours [best bought in tubes] A student quality decent brand eg. Cotman. Art Spectrum is also good - Not Monte Marte, Maries or Aldi brands - Again, a yellow, red and blue + Of course, buy any other colour that delights your eye!; Also, a palette with wells for paint; A size 6 to 8 watercolour round brush [and any others you may have]; 2 pots for water; tissues or paper towel; A small atomiser spray bottle for water; Salt;

I will provide watercolour paper, masking fluid and other texturing materials & there will be spare brushes, pots and palettes available.

Negative Space Painting & Drawing Techniques (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum);  A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes (round and squire);  A pad or single sheets of 300 gsm watercolour paper (not Mont Marte paper!), or one A1 watercolour sheet, 300 gsm;  Visual diary;  2B, 4B, 6B pencils and eraser;  Mixing palette and water container;  Paper towels;  Hair dryer;  Spray bottle with a very fine mist.

 PAINTING

Acrylic Applications (Nameer Davis)

Acrylic / synthetic polymer paints 75 ml tubes: Rose Madder  (cool red), Vermillion (warm red), Ultramarine Blue (warm blue), Pthalo Blue ( cool blue), Process Yellow (cool yellow), Indian Yellow (warm yellow),Raw or Burnt Umber, Titanium White, Carbon Black; heavy bodied gel medium (Impasto gel); A3 pad of Canson acrylic painting paper; 2 watercolour brushes - sizes 0 & 4; 3 flat bristle brushes - assorted from 5mm, 10 mm, and  20 mm; plastic or metal palette knife, putty knife or similar small spoon or other  utensils for moving and mixing paint;  1 small sealable jar (100 ml) for storing mixed paint; Chux cloth or paper towel; plastic palette with 6 large deep recesses for mixing paint;  flat plastic or ceramic plate;  one litre water container; if you think you may have any skin allergies to acrylic paint please bring disposable latex gloves or rubber gloves.

Colour Mixing Made Easy (Abramo Papp)  OR  Colourful Compositions (Abramo Papp)

‘Moriarty Colour Wheel and Mixing Plotter’: available for purchase at the workshop ($30).  Paints: experienced artists - bring whatever paints you currently have; Absolute beginners - without any paints can use in-class acrylic paints before deciding which colours to buy; Brushes and palette knives for small studies - flat taklon brushes are best; Other materials: white flat mixing palette (A3 tear-off pads ar more convenient in class), a container for water or solvent for rinsing brushes, paint rags an A4 visual diary for making notes, and an A3 canvas paper pad for studies.

Unleashing Your Inner Artist (Abramo Papp)

All materials are supplied, but it can get messy, so wear old clothes or wear a smock.

Boats & Beaches (Lizzie Connor)

Paints ~ Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Cadmium Yellow Light, Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue, Black and White;

Brushes: small No. 6 synthetic bristle, No. 12 Flat synthetic Bristle, No. 20 Boar Bristle ( If you have more brushes, bring them along); Rags or paper towels; Water container; Visual diary A3 these can be purchased at Office works; 2  XA2 size sheets of canvas paper or flat canvas; Masking tape.

 CHILDREN

Mixed Media for Teenagers (Berenice Anzellotti)  OR  Adult & Child Workshop (Berenice Anzellotti)

Bring an art journal/sketch book & pen/pencil, wear old clothes, bring a mug for drinking water etc. and snacks if desired.

Children’s Holiday Art (Deborah Cavallaro & Rod Turpin)

Please bring: an art shirt; a water bottle for drinking; morning or afternoon tea.

 PRINTMAKING

Collagraphs (Kay Watanabe)

Basic stationary such as pens and pencils;  PVA glue;  scissors;  box cutter/xacto knife/craft knife ;  toothbrush (optional) ;  various materials to be glued on to the mat board;  some printmaking paper (200 gsm or heavier) for intaglio and printmaking paper (thinner) or cartridge paper for relief  print;  apron;  closed shoes.
T-Shirt Fundamentals  (Nancy Brown)

10 x T-shirts (any size or shape;  these can be new, second hand with or without previous printing on them;  we will be experimenting with printing onto them to learn the process;  any colour, a mix of dark and light would be useful);  bring an apron to wear or wear old clothes, and please wear closed in shoes and tie hair back; rags or cleaning cloths;  2 plastic cooking spatulas;  4 plastic containers;  disposable gloves or rubber gloves;  black drawing materials – pencils and erasers, black felt tipped pens (1 mm or wider);  a sketchbook with a few ideas, or other images for inspiration;  small paintbrushes; glue stick;  scissors;  cutting mat; scalpel blade;  ruler; compass;  1-2 empty tomato sauce containers.  Optional, but highly recommended: 1 regular size screen (eg. approximately 50x60cm) and small squeegee (10 - 15cm) from Gabba Screenprint Supplies, 189 Wellington Rd,  East Brisbane QLD 4169, (07) 3891 5080 [Recommended screen: 43T 50 cm x 63 cm].

Shibori (Nancy Brown)

Bucket or ice cream container; Scissors; Sketchbook or notebook; Plastic bags; Natural materials: wool, cotton linen, hemp or silk; Pieces of fabric or readymade items or items for upcycling (eg t shirts, shirts, scarves, table linen - Tutor will also have some readymade items available at the workshop); Cotton Rags; Rubber gloves or disposable gloves; All other materials will be supplied.

Studio Fabric: Design, Printing & Pattern  (Nancy Brown)

3 metres of cotton, poly-cotton or natural fibre material in a plain or light colour (any colour - can be patterned); bring an apron to wear or wear old clothes, and please wear closed in shoes and tie hair back; rags or cleaning cloths;  2 plastic cooking spatulas;  4 plastic containers;  disposable gloves or rubber gloves;  black drawing materials – pencils and erasers, black felt tipped pens (1 mm or wider);  a sketchbook with a few ideas, or other images for inspiration;  small paintbrushes; glue stick;  scissors;  cutting mat; rags; scalpel blade;  ruler; compass;  1-2 empty tomato sauce containers.  Optional, but highly recommended: 1 regular size screen (eg. approximately 50x60cm) and small squeegee (10 - 15cm) from Gabba Screenprint Supplies, 189 Wellington Rd,  East Brisbane QLD 4169, (07) 3891 5080 [Recommended screen: 43T 50 cm x 63 cm].

Monoprinting (David Nixon)

Bring two or more dry point Mylar (plastic) plates (15cmx10cm or larger) for the first class of monoprinting, and for later in the semester for drypoint. Lino plates (15cmx15cm or larger); Japanese veneer boards and Magnolia woodplates are options. A set of Speedball lino cutting tools and a drypoint etching needle. Printmaking paper (240GSM or heavier), such as Canson edition all purpose printmaking paper, Fabriano Tiepolo, BFK Rives, Arches Vellum, Stonehenge or Hahnumuhle.  Also bring a cutting blade and mat; scissors; clean cotton rags; towel; rubber or disposable gloves; sketch book and basic drawing materials (pencils, eraser). Please wear closed in shoes, and clothes or apron to suit use with provided oil based inks. Tutor will discuss other materials to be purchased during the course as required.

Exploring Litho  (Christopher Hagen)

Affordable Soft Brushes - not fine painting brushes;  Foam Brushes (Optional);  Conté Crayon (colour, not black);  Nitrile Gloves (Disposable or Heavyweight, available from most hardware stores);  Sharpie;  Bone Folder;  Utility Knife;  Masking Tape;  Packing Tape;  Apron;  Notebook;  Optional - Art Shed 250 x 380 Plastic Etching Plate $2.50 or larger if desired;  Recommended Papers: Rives BFK – Heavyweight, Magnani Incisioni, Somerset, Fabriano, Japanese Papers (Optional). Specialized materials such as litho crayons will be discussed and provided initially; you may wish to acquire your own set after exploringtheir range of uses

 3D

Introductory Silversmithing (Renata Fojtikova)  OR  Silversmithing - Etching (Renata Fojtikova)  OR  Silversmithing - Creative Chain Making (Renata Fojtikova)

Notebook, pencil, fine permanent marker, glue stick, scissors, ruler; wear fully closed-in shoes, avoid flowing & loose garments, & long hair to be tied up.

 

Basic Slip Casting & Moulding (Dianne Peach) OR Introductory Ceramics/Pottery for Art Teachers (Dianne Peach)

 

Notebook and pencil, wear non-slip closed-in shoes. Please wear old clothes and/or apron and wear non-slip closed-in shoes and bring an old towel. Bring snacks & lunch as there are no shops close by.  BYO cup for coffee and tea, small charge.

 

Hebel Carving (Allin Dwyer)

Sketchbook, pencil,  pva glue, coarse sandpaper, facemasks (paper),  If you already have the following please also bring -

Various chisels, Wood Rasp, Hacksaw and blades,  Large handsaw.

Introduction to Silversmithing (Clare Poppi)  OR  Ring Stack (Clare Poppi)  OR  Lost Wax Carving & Casting (Clare Poppi)  OR  Chain Making (Clare Poppi)

Notebook, pencil, fine permanent marker, glue stick and ruler; wear closed-in shoes, avoid flowing and loose garments, and long hair is to be tied up.

Enamelling On Copper & Silver (Georgina Berkman)

All materials are supplied, but it can get messy, so wear old clothes or wear a smock, wear fully closed-in shoes, avoid flowing & loose garments, & long hair to be tied up.

Introductory Ceramics (Peter Biddulph)

Notebook and pencil, wear non-slip closed-in shoes. Please wear old clothes and/or apron and bring an old towel.

Woodwork for the Raw Beginner (John Madden)

All materials are provided; students must wear closed in shoes and durable clothing.

 WEB

Website Creation (Peter Biddulph)

A laptop computer, with a recent or current operating system, is essential (a basic understanding of text editing and file management on computers is also required); Note book & pen; a USB memory stick; please also bring a collection of your images, either on your laptop, a USB stick, CD or DVD.

 

Art materials are not available at Brisbane Institute of Art so please check with the following suppliers for your art materials requirements:

Art Shed Brisbane Discount Art Supplies: 274 Montague Rd, West End Ph: 38461330;

Chapman & Bailey Brisbane: 14 Byres Street Newstead P. (07) 3666 0028 E. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 10% discount;

Eckersley's Art Supplies: 10% BIA members discount (excludes freight and specials). Eckersley's own Creative Rewards program offers great benefits to their members, including $25 reward every 500 points, birthday gift, exclusive offers & more.
~  91-93 Edward Street (cnr Mary Street), Brisbane Ph 3221 4866 
~  546 Lutwyche Road, Lutwyche Ph 07 3858 2730
~  12 Douglas Street, Milton Ph 3858 2700
~  42 - 44 Compton Road, Woodridge Ph 3084 6222
~  2 / 142 Brisbane Road, Labrador (Gold Coast) Ph 5528 8388
~  shop 11, Corner Nicklin Way & Kensington Drive, Minyama (Sunshine Coast) Ph 5444 0311

Oxlades Paint and Art Centre Retail Art Supplies: 136 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley (07) 3252 8238.

Oxlades at QCA: Qld College of Arts, 226 Grey Street, South Brisbane  (07) 3846 0611

Arthouse Northside: 140 Braun Street, Deagon (3869 2444);

Pottery Supplies: 51 Castlemaine St, Milton 3368 2877.

 

 

 

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