MATERIALS LIST – AUTUMN 2017

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MATERIALS LIST WINTER 2017

 

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

 The Power of Pastels (Mia Clark)

Pastels: boxed set of MYUNGO pastels are adequate to start exploring, Minimum 48 set (the more the merrier);  3 sticks of conté (white, sanguine, black);  a charcoal pastel or a stick of compressed charcoal;  a grey faber castel kneadable eraser;  soft white bread (for erasing);  a small paper blender;  optional: a charcoal pencil or raw umber pastel pencil (conté a paris);  2 sheets of Canson Mi-Tientes paper (mid grey/mid tan or beige/light tan);  1 sheet of colorfix paper in strong colours, (eg. blue, green or black or aubergine);  a smooth drawing board big enough to take a half or whole sheet of paper (Bunnings have 3mm MDF sheets which do the job); 2 bulldog clips.;  masking tape;  a stanley /craft knife;  some sandpaper to sharpen your conté sticks on;  a packet of hand wipes/ tissues.

 

Fabric Printing (Nancy Brown)

2 metres of cotton, poly-cotton or natural fibre material in a plain or light colour (any colour - can be patterned); scalpel knife and cutting mat; black felt tip pens; black ink; A 4 sketchbook; takeaway containers; gluestick; sticky tape; rags; ruler; compass; cake spatula;   scissors;  rubber or disposable gloves; choice of drawing materials; Please wear closed in shoes. 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].

 

 Sophisticated Handbuilding in Porcelain (Dianne Peach)

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

 

MATERIALS LIST WINTER 2017

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.

Drawing a Pencil Portrait (Mia Clark)

2B & 6B pencils;  a pencil sharpener;  a grey Faber Castel kneadable eraser;  a ruler; an A3 pad of cartridge paper;  1 large sheet of white Canson Mi-Tientes paper;  masking tape;  an A4 display folder for notes;  and a small or medium sized paper blender [torchon];   Please also bring along photographs of people you are interested in working from. Some photos should be reasonably close, or a detailed image of ‘head and shoulders’ of the subject, preferably with a good tonal range [light and shadows – a good quality A3 photocopy of the photo in black and white would be good].

The Power of Pastels (Mia Clark)

Pastels: boxed set of MYUNGO pastels are adequate to start exploring, Minimum 48 set (the more the merrier);  3 sticks of conté (white, sanguine, black);  a charcoal pastel or a stick of compressed charcoal;  a grey faber castel kneadable eraser;  soft white bread (for erasing);  a small paper blender;  optional: a charcoal pencil or raw umber pastel pencil (conté a paris);  2 sheets of Canson Mi-Tientes paper (mid grey/mid tan or beige/light tan);  1 sheet of colorfix paper in strong colours, (eg. blue, green or black or aubergine);  a smooth drawing board big enough to take a half or whole sheet of paper (Bunnings have 3mm MDF sheets which do the job); 2 bulldog clips.;  masking tape;  a stanley /craft knife;  some sandpaper to sharpen your conté sticks on;  a packet of hand wipes/ tissues.

Drawing Brisbane (Svetlana Trefilova)

Set of watercolour paints, ink, pencils, Set of watercolour brushes, Spray bottle with very fine mist, Plastic container to wash your brushes,

300 GSM watercolour paper, A board to tape the paper on, Sticky tape,2B, 4B pencils, Black ink, pen and nib,Visual diary

Introductory Painting (Deborah Cavallaro)

1 Canson canvas large paper pad - ; A variety of hog hair brushes and taklon brushes, 1 goat hair brush 5cm wide ; Acrylic Paints: 250ml tub White,80ml tubes of - 1 Cool Yellow or Lemon Yellow or Hansa light yellow, Warm red  or Cadmium Red, 1 Alizarine Crimson (cool red), 1 Ultramarine Blue (warm blue), 1 Pthalo Blue (cool blue), 1Raw Umber, 1 Carbon Black; 1 bottle Atelier Clear Painting Medium or Chromacryl Clear Gel Medium, 1 x 500ml container of impasto gel medium;   1 x 500ml container of texture paste; flat palette; or disposable plastic plates; Gladwrap and paper towel; spray bottle for water; water container (eg. large yoghurt container); rags; small disposable plastic containers for mixing paint; masking tape; 2 medium palette knife (for mixing and painting). PLEASE USE A DECENT QUALITY OF PAINT EG CHROMACRYL –no Montmatre or Art Culture paints. 

PAINTING

Colour – What’s New?  (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. A blank A3 Colour Wheel is provided as part of the course material. Brushes and palette knives for small studies, flat taklon brushes are best. Other materials include: flat mixing palette; container for water or solvent for rinsing brushes; paint rags; A4 or A3 visual diary for making notes and studies.

Unleashing Your Inner Artist (Abramo Papp)

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

Colourful Compositions (Abramo Papp)

As for ‘Colour – What’s New?’ plus bring along the A3 Colour Wheel produced in that workshop.

Exploring Watercolour for Everyone (Svetlana Trefilova)
Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art, Spectrum) A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes, A pad or single sheets of 300 gsm watercolour paper (not Mont Marte paper!), Masking liquid, Visual diary, 2B pencil and eraser, Mixing palette and water container, Masking tape, A drawing board or any other hard board

Paper towels, Hair dryer and Spray bottle with a very fine mist

Flowers in Watercolours (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum) , A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes,

A pad or single sheets of 300 gsm watercolour paper (not Mont Marte paper!), A few watercolour pencils (optional), Masking liquid,

Visual diary, 2B pencil and eraser, Mixing palette and water container, Masking tape, A drawing board or any other hard board, Paper towels, Hair dryer, Spray bottle with a very fine mist

Introduction to Cubism (Svetlana Trefilova)

Acrylic paints (all colours that you have), Gloss acrylic medium,1 small canvas , 1 middle size canvas, Visual diary,2B pencil, A variety of flat brushes, Hair dryer,Tissue or paper towel , A plastic jar as a water container for brush washing

Ink and Watercolour (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum), Black ink (any brand),A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes, Pen and nib, A pad or 2 single sheets of 300 gsm watercolour paper (not Mont Marte paper!), Visual diary ,2B pencil and eraser, Mixing palette and water container, Masking tape, A drawing board or any other hard board, Paper towels, Hair dryer and Spray bottle with a very fine mist

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.

Mixing It Up Acrylics & Soft pastel (Lizzie Connor)

Paint: Alizarin crimson, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Cadmium Yellow Light, Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue, Black and white;

Brushes ,Rags, Water container and A couple of sticks of Willowstick Charcoal.

Pen & Wash (Lizzie Connor)

2 black biros, 1 4b graphite pencil, 2 fine tip felt pens, Small set of watercolour paints: Alizarin crimson, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Cadmium Yellow Light, Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue, Black and white, Brushes  - one  good watercolour mop brush, and one size 3 synthetic bristle round., Water container/rags, Graphite pencil – 4B or 6B, Visual diary/sketch book A3 size, Watercolour paper  2 sheets A2 size, Masking tape.

Marine Art (Lizzie Connor)

Acrylic paint – essential colours: Alizarin crimson, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Cadmium Yellow Light, Ultramarine Blue

Pthalo Blue, Black and white, Brushes (say a 20 round hog bristle, a 20 Flat synthetic fibre, and a 6 round or filbert ) this would be the minimum.  If you have more brushes, bring them. Water container/rags, Graphite pencil – 4B or 6B, Visual diary/Sketch book A3 size, Canvas or canvas paper - 2 sheets A2 size, Masking tape.

Watercolour for Everyone (Allin Dwyer)   

Good quality watercolour paper (eg. Arches Medium and /or Smooth – A4 Block); Selected paints and media as suggested in the course outline; Brushes :No 8 or 12 imitation sable; (Roymac) & assorted flat bristle brushes; mixing pallete/paint box; pencil & pens; tissues/cloth.

CHILDREN

Teenagers Mixed Media (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 OR Children’s Term 4 Art Class (Deborah Cavallaro)

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

PRINTMAKING

Atmospheric Monotypes (Christopher Hagen)

Notebook, writing implements, solvent-resistant gloves (disposable or heavy nitrile), cutting tool (utility, stanley, x-acto), burnishing tools if available (etching burnishers, wooden spoons, baren, bone folders — no need to purchase new, some tools will be provided), textured thin materials such as fabric and half-dry leaves. Printmaking papers: a mix of light and heavy papers is recommended, such as western papers (Rives, Magnani, Fabriano, etc.) and asian papers (Hosho, Kozo, Kitikata, Mulberry, Wenzhou).

Traditional and Expanded Lithography [Survey Course] (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

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].

Fabric Printing (Nancy Brown) and Fabric: Paint, Print & Pattern (Nancy Brown)

2 metres of cotton, poly-cotton or natural fibre material in a plain or light colour (any colour - can be patterned); scalpel knife and cutting mat; black felt tip pens; black ink; A 4 sketchbook; takeaway containers; gluestick; sticky tape; rags; ruler; compass; cake spatula;   scissors;  rubber or disposable gloves; choice of drawing materials; Please wear closed in shoes. 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].

3D

Introductory Silversmithing (Renata Fojtikova) OR Introductory Silversmithing: Rings (Renata Fojtikova) OR Silver: 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.

Silver: Using Everyday Objects and Materials (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. You can bring any small objects (not bigger than 4cm) or materials that you would like to make into a wearable art (pebbles, shells, charms, buttons, plastic toys, leather, fabrics, plastics etc.). We will supply silver for finished pieces and copper & brass for practice.

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.

Basic Slip Casting & Moulding (Dianne Peach) OR Introductory Ceramics: Wheel & Handbuilding (Dianne Peach)

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

Introductory Ceramics (Peter Biddulph) OR Hand Building & Wheel Throwing Masterclass (Peter Biddulph)

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

PHOTOGRAPHY

Photographing Your Art (Christopher Hagen)Notebook, camera(s) you would likely use for documentation, tripod if available, examples of your work to try capturing.

Hands-On Photography After Digital (Christopher Hagen)
Notebook, writing implements, solvent-resistant gloves (disposable or heavy nitrile), cutting tool (utility, stanley, x-acto), burnishing tools if available (etching burnishers, wooden spoons, baren, bone folders — no need to purchase new, some tools will be provided), textured thin materials such as fabric and half-dry leaves. Papers will be discussed in the first class, but any drawing or printmaking papers already owned will be useful. A mix of light and heavy papers is recommended, such as western papers (Rives, Magnani, Fabriano, etc.) and asian papers (Hosho, Kozo, Kitikata, Mulberry, Wenzhou).

  

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:91-93 Edward St (Cnr Mary St), Brisbane (07) 3221 4866 

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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