• Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to Make Art

    Brisbane Institute of Art


  • Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to Make Art

    Brisbane Institute of Art


  • Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to Make Art

    Brisbane Institute of Art


  • Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to View Art

    Metcalfe Gallery

    Brisbane Institute of Art


  • Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to View Art

    Metcalfe Gallery

    Brisbane Institute of Art


  • Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to Show Art

    Metcalfe Gallery

    Brisbane Institute of Art


  • Brisbane Institute of Art

    A Place to Show Art

    Metcalfe Gallery

    Brisbane Institute of Art


MATERIALS LIST SEMESTER 2, 2018

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

These are the materials required for your first class -

PAINTINGDRAWING |  3DPRINTMAKINGCHILDRENART MATERIAL SUPPLIERS

 

PAINTING

Studio Painting (Sally Cox)

Your usual painting materials.  For the first class please bring a recent painting you have completed and an A1 or larger sized surface …. this may be hessian, fabric, paper, cardboard, canvas – any material to paint on which is unstretched.

Illustration Techniques for Beginner (Mia Clark)

A3 sketchbook, graphite pencils [2B and 6B], permanent markers [fine and medium], faber castell kneadable eraser, normal eraser, sharpener, soft faber castell charcoal pencil.

Painting 1 & 2 (Svetlana Trefilova)

Acrylic paints (all colours that you have, plus black and white). If you do not already have paint – Chromacryl acrylic paint tubes or Reeves paints: Warm red, Cool red, Warm yellow, Cool yellow, Warm blue, Cool blue; Gloss acrylic medium; 2 canvases, deep edges (medium sizes), 2 canvas boards; Visual diary; 2B pencil; A variety of flat brushes; A palette or white disposable plastic plates; Palette knife; Spray bottle; Hair dryer; Tissue or paper towel; Plastic container for water.

Watercolour for Beginners (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; Spray bottle with a very fine mist.

Advanced Watercolour (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum); White and dark blue or dark green acrylic paint; Black ink, pen and nib; Small box of oil crayons; 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; Tissue or paper; towel; Hair dryer; Spray bottle with a very fine mist.

Painting 4 (Sally Duhig)

Your usual painting materials; there will be additional cost for 1 or 2  sessions with a model.

Drawing & Painting for the Raw Beginner ~ 9 week (Sally Duhig)

Chromacryl acrylic paint tubes: - Warm Red, Cool Red, Warm Yellow, Cool Yellow, Warm Blue, Cool Blue, White, Black – OR - Reeves paints (deep yellow, lemon yellow, ultramarine, phthalo blue, brilliant red, rose madder) ;  Palette, Water container (e.g. Bucket);  Rags;  Bristle Brushes in a variety of sizes (flat or round);  an A2 pad of Cartridge Paper or 20 sheets of A2 Cartridge Paper;  A4 Visual Diary;  4B Pencil;  Sharpener;  Eraser;  Scissors;  Masking Tape;  2 Bulldog Clips;  1 stick of Compressed Charcoal; a cake of Sards Wonder Soap.

Drawing & Painting for the Raw Beginner ~ 9 week (Svetlana Trefilova)

Chromacryl acrylic paint tubes: - Warm Red, Cool Red, Warm Yellow, Cool Yellow, Warm Blue, Cool Blue, White, – OR - Reeves paints (deep yellow, lemon yellow, ultramarine, phthalo blue, brilliant red, rose madder); Palette ( you can use white plastic plates as a palette); Plastic water container; Rags or Paper towels; Taklon brushes (flat or round); A3 Cartridge Paper pad; A4 Canvas Paper Pad; 2 canvas boards, middle size (A4); 2B, 4B and 6B Pencils; Pencil Blender

Sharpener; Rubber eraser and kneaded rubber; Ruler; Scissors; 1 stick of Compressed Charcoal; Black ink, pen and nib; Hair Dryer (only for painting lessons).

Watercolour & Beyond (Mia Clark)

Tubes of watercolour (cotman or art spectrum)-not cheap Montmartre or Aldi:  indigo, ultramarine or cobalt blue, cerulean blue, alizarin and cadmium (or spectrum ) red, yellow ochre, lemon yellow, cadmium yellow, burnt sienna, black;  White gouache;  300gsm watercolour pad (not Montmartre or Aldi);  Brushes ...round ( fine and medium)-Montmartre sets are fine for brushes, … & flat  (fine, medium, large);  A colour wheel;  X2 3mm mdf boards and blue masking tape ....Bunning;  4b pencil and kneadable eraser;  Palette (wells big enough for your biggest brush);  X2 water containers;  Masking fluid;   pippette or eye dropper;   small atomiser spray bottle (cheap from hairdressing salons);  Pocket packet of tissues;  Salt.

Painting 1 (Deborah Cavallaro)

A4 Visual diary;  1 large canvas pad A2 size (10 sheets);  flat bristle hog hair brushes - No.s 12, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0;  Taklon brushes - ¾ , ½, ¼, 1/8 inch;  large area bristle brush - 2 inches wide;  Acrylic paints: - 500ml tub white, 250ml tubes of cool yellow, warm yellow, warm red, cool red, warm blue, cool blue, raw umber, black, paynes grey (No Mont Marte or Art Culture paints please);  1 container of impasto gel medium;  1 container of texture paste;  I bottle Atelier clear painting medium;  Atelier liquefying  medium;  flat palette with wells and disposable plastic plates; Gladwrap and paper towel;  spray bottle for water;  water container (e.g. large yogurt container);  rags;  small disposable plastic containers for mixing paint;  masking tape;  1 medium palette knife for mixing and painting.

Oil Painting 1 & 2 (Mia Clark)

PAINTS: Bring whatever oil paints you own; For the raw beginner, Titanium White, a tube of either Raw or Burnt Umber, and a tube of Indigo or Paynes Grey will be required for the first night; Advice on which additional colours will be given in the first class; MEDIUM: Refined linseed oil; SOLVENT: Art Spectrum odourless solvent, 500ml or I litre, for mixing with paints and cleaning brushes; BRUSHES: Taklon or similar synthetic brushes. Bring whatever brushes you own as advice on brushes will be given on the first night; PALETTE KNIVES: a minimum of two metal, not plastic, palette knives; PALETTE (for mixing paint): a tray covered with grease proof paper or A3 size disposable pads; PAINTING SURFACES: Initially one A3 pad of canvas paper. Additional canvas boards or stretched canvases will be discussed in class; OTHER MATERIALS: Two small sealed containers: one for medium and one for solvent; Larger container for solvent for cleaning brushes; Rags and paper towels for cleaning brushes; OPTIONAL: A hand cream for protecting hands while handling paints and for ease of cleaning; Protective apron or old clothes.

Painting 3 & 4 (Mia Clark)

Your usual painting materials

Portraiture in Drawing & Painting (Mia Clark)

A2 cartridge pad;  Graphite pencils 2B, 4B, 6B (mont marte woodless graphite set is ok); Fabre Castel kneadable eraser;  Paper blenders (set of 6 from mont marte);  Sharpener;  Willow charcoal stick;  Compressed charcoal stick (not mont marte);  Black conte stick;  Soft charcoal pencil;  Fine liner pen.

Painting 2 (Deborah Cavallaro)

A4 Visual diary;  1 large canvas pad A2 size (10 sheets);  flat bristle hog hair brushes - No.s 12, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0;  Taklon brushes - ¾ , ½, ¼, 1/8 inch;  large goat hair brush or Hake brush - 2 inches wide;  Acrylic paints: - 500ml tub white, 250ml tubes of cool yellow, warm yellow, warm red, cool red, warm blue, cool blue, raw umber, black, paynes grey, Atelier small tube of Napthol Red light, Carbon black, Transparent Yellow and Winsor and Newton Mixing White, (No Mont Marte or Art Culture paints please);  1 container of impasto gel medium;  1 container of texture paste;  I bottle Atelier clear painting medium;  Clear Gel  medium;  flat palette with wells and disposable plastic plates; Gladwrap and paper towel;  spray bottle for water;  water container (e.g. large yogurt container);  rags;  small disposable plastic containers for mixing paint;  masking tape;  1 medium palette knife for mixing and painting.

Painting 3 – 9 week (Nameer Davis)  OR Studio Painting – 9 week (Nameer Davis) 

Your usual painting materials.

Creative Portraiture Painting (David Paulson)

Charcoal and cartridge paper.

Creative Painting (David Paulson)

Charcoal and cartridge paper.

 

DRAWING

Illustration Techniques for Beginner (Mia Clark)

A3 sketchbook, graphite pencils [2B and 6B], permanent markers [fine and medium], faber castell kneadable eraser, normal eraser, sharpener, soft faber castell charcoal pencil.

Crossing the Line from Drawing to Painting ~ 9 week (Nicole Sylvestre)

Lots of paper A4 and A3 cartridge quality, a few A4, A3 sheets of heavier, watercolour quality. Soft pencils(2B, 4B or 6B), biros, markers, erasers, masking tape, drawing inks( black and 2 other colours) plain household candle.

Introductory Drawing – 9 week  (Nameer Davis)  OR  Drawing from the Visible World – 9 week (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, 4B, 6B pencils;  a grey Faber Castel kneadable eraser;  sharpener;  ruler;  small paper blender [torchon]; A4 display folder; A3 cartridge paper pad (make sure the paper doesn't feel shiny or too smooth, a bit of tooth is best);  masking tape and/or bulldog clips; we will discuss additional materials during our first class.

Portraiture in Drawing & Painting (Mia Clark)

A2 cartridge pad;  Graphite pencils 2B, 4B, 6B (mont marte woodless graphite set is ok); Fabre Castel kneadable eraser;  Paper blenders (set of 6 from mont marte);  Sharpener;  Willow charcoal stick;  Compressed charcoal stick (not mont marte);  Black conte stick;  Soft charcoal pencil;  Fine liner pen.

Drawing & Painting for the Raw Beginner ~ 9 week (Sally Duhig)

Chromacryl acrylic paint tubes: - Warm Red, Cool Red, Warm Yellow, Cool Yellow, Warm Blue, Cool Blue, White, Black – OR - Reeves paints (deep yellow, lemon yellow, ultramarine, phthalo blue, brilliant red, rose madder) ;  Palette, Water container (e.g. Bucket);  Rags;  Bristle Brushes in a variety of sizes (flat or round);  an A2 pad of Cartridge Paper or 20 sheets of A2 Cartridge Paper;  A4 Visual Diary;  4B Pencil;  Sharpener;  Eraser;  Scissors;  Masking Tape;  2 Bulldog Clips;  1 stick of Compressed Charcoal; a cake of Sards Wonder Soap.

Drawing & Painting for the Raw Beginner ~ 9 week (Svetlana Trefilova)

Chromacryl acrylic paint tubes: - Warm Red, Cool Red, Warm Yellow, Cool Yellow, Warm Blue, Cool Blue, White, – OR - Reeves paints (deep yellow, lemon yellow, ultramarine, phthalo blue, brilliant red, rose madder); Palette ( you can use white plastic plates as a palette); Plastic water container; Rags or Paper towels; Taklon brushes (flat or round); A3 Cartridge Paper pad; A4 Canvas Paper Pad; 2 canvas boards, middle size (A4); 2B, 4B and 6B Pencils; Pencil Blender

Sharpener; Rubber eraser and kneaded rubber; Ruler; Scissors; 1 stick of Compressed Charcoal; Black ink, pen and nib; Hair Dryer (only for painting lessons).

 

3D

2D to 3D: Studio Class (Carolyn V Watson)

Visual diary; Assorted wire – preferably aluminium modelling wire; Masking tape ; Ink; Charcoal; Graphite; Additional materials will be advised through the course .

Ceramics I (Peter Biddulph)  OR  Ceramics 2 (Peter Biddulph)

Notebook and pencil, wear closed-in shoes, avoid flowing and loose garments, and long hair is to be tied up.                                                                                                                                     

Metal Sculpture (Allin Dwyer)

Visual diary & pen;  pencil;  wear closed-in shoes and old clothes;  your imagination.

Introductory Silversmithing (Renata Fojtikova)  OR  Silversmithing: Contemporary Practices (Renata Fojtikova)  OR Intermediate Silversmithing (Renata Fojtikova)

Ruler, pencil, thin permanent marker, scissors, glue stick, metal ruler, wear fully closed-in shoes and avoid flowing, loose garments;  long hair must be tied up.

Studio Jewellery/Individual Projects (Clare Poppi)

Notebook;  pencil;  fine/thin permanent marker;  scissors;  gluestick;  ruler;  wear fully closed-in shoes and avoid flowing, loose garments;  long hair must be tied up.

Ceramics 1 (Dianne Peach)  OR  Decorative Ceramics (Dianne Peach)

Notebook;  pencil;  scissors;  gluestick;  ruler;  wear closed-in shoes and avoid flowing, loose garments;  long hair must be tied up.

 

PRINTMAKING

Introductory Printmaking (David Nixon)

The following items are available from Oxlades Valley (3252 8238) and/or Oxlades Southbank (3846 0611). The Art Shed (3846 1330) also sells some of these items.  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), and a copper etching plate (15x10cm or larger);  Japanese veneer boards and magnolia woodplates are options;  a set of Speedball lino cutting tools and a drypoint etching needle;  various 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 (optional); scissors; rags; rubber or disposable gloves; sketch book and basic drawing materials. Please wear closed in shoes, and clothes or apron to suit use with oil based inks.

Exploring Litho Printing  (Christopher Hagen)

Students are welcome to wait until the first class for discussion of the most suitable materials, but a notebook, pencil/pen, sharpie, and a utility knife will always be useful. Affordable Soft Brushes - not fine painting brushes;  Foam Brushes (Optional);  Conté Crayon (colour, not black);  Nitrile Gloves (At least one pair of heavy-weight gloves, available from hardware stores. Disposable gloves useful but optional.);  Bone Folder;  Masking Tape;  Packing Tape;  Apron.  Recommended Papers: Rives BFK – Heavyweight, Magnani, Somerset, Fabriano, Japanese Papers (Optional). Specialised materials such as litho crayons will be discussed and provided initially; you may wish to acquire your own set after exploring their range of uses.

Studio Etching (Gwenn Tasker)

Your usual materials

Introductory Printmaking (Christopher Hagen)

Students will need to purchase printmaking paper and plates but it is advisable to wait until after the first class when the correct materials are discussed. At least one pair of heavy nitrile solvent-resistant gloves is required; a supply of disposable gloves is recommended. Basic supplies of note-taking materials, cutting tools (x-acto, stanley knife, etc.), and a range of cheap studio brushes will be used regularly - please bring these each day. If possible, your own cutting mat, small ruler, and supply of cotton buds may be useful. Tools such as lino gouges will be used throughout the semester, but will not be especially needed until at least the third week - feel free to wait until they are discussed in class before investing. Recommended Papers: Rives BFK – Hahnemühle, Magnani, Fabriano, Japanese Papers (Optional).

Contemporary Printmaking (Christopher Hagen) 

Students will need to purchase printmaking paper and plates but it is advisable to wait until after the first class when the correct materials are discussed. At least one pair of heavy nitrile solvent-resistant gloves is required; a supply of disposable gloves is recommended. Basic supplies of note-taking materials, cutting tools (x-acto, stanley knife, etc.), and a range of cheap studio brushes will be used regularly - please bring these each day. If possible, your own cutting mat, small ruler, and supply of cotton buds may be useful. Etching tools such as scribes, scrapers, burnishers, and deburring tools will be used throughout the semester, but will not be especially needed until at least the third week - feel free to wait until they are discussed in class before investing. Recommended Papers: Rives BFK – Hahnemühle, Magnani, Fabriano, Japanese Papers (Optional).

 

CHILDREN

Children’s’ Term 1 Art Class (Deborah Cavallaro &/or Berenice Anzellotti)

Water container (e.g.; large yoghurt container); art shirt or apron, please bring morning tea, a mug for drinking water, and wear an apron; all other materials provided.

Art for Teenagers (Berenice Anzellotti)

Bring an art journal/sketch book & pen/pencil, Wear old clothes, bring a mug for drinking water etc. and snacks if desired; all other materials provided.

 

 

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 287