MATERIALS LIST AUTUMN/WINTER 2019

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

DRAWINGPAINTINGCHILDRENPRINTMAKING3DWEB | ART MATERIALS SUPPLIERS

 

DRAWING

Introductory Drawing (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.

Playing with Ink (Lizzie Connor)

1 X bottle BLACK Quink Ink (available at Officeworks), 5 × sheets A3 Watercolour paper (make it a reasonably heavy gsm), 1 x nib pen (available at Eckersleys)

Seascapes with Pastels (Lizzie Connor)

1 x A2 sheet Colourfix pastel paper, 1 xA2 sheet Canson pastel paper (  colour of your choice), 2 x A3 sheets good quality drawing paper, for new pastellists - 1 x box 12 colour artists soft pastels with a good variety of colour. If you have more bring them along, soft eraser, 1× soft bristle brush

Pen and Wash (Lizzie Connor)

2 black biros, 1 4b graphite pencil, 2 fine tip felt pens. Small set of watercolour paints – Essential colours - 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.

Drawing Stillness (Sally Duhig)
A4 visual diary, an A3 pad of cartridge paper, a few sticks of willow/ vine/ natural charcoal, compressed charcoal, white chalky pastel (Rembrandt, Art Spectrum or Schminke brands), can of workable fixative, a range of B pencils, 1 black Artline 200 pen (fine-0.4) or black biro.  Optional: coloured pencils, aquarelle pencils, watercolour paint, coloured pastels.

Fun with Illustration (Mia Clark)

While some watercolour paper & watercolour paints are provided, you will still need: a palette with wells for paint; a size 6 round watercolour brush [and any others you may have]; 2 pots for water; tissues or paper towel; a set of Faber-Castell water colour pencils (and bring any other pencils & pastels you may have); Masking tape; 2B pencil, sharpener, eraser and sketchpad; 1 black fineliner [water based]; 1 black permanent waterproof pen.

Mixing It Up (Mia Clark)

Any art materials you already have, eg. acrylics, watercolours, watercolour pencils, pastels (oil and/or chalk), inks, black pens etc. You don’t need all of these. Just what you have. You will definitely need a selection of brushes, paper (mixed media, watercolour and/or cartridge). Pencils, erasers, appropriate palettes for your paints, 2 pots for water. Craft knife and scissors. Modge podge ( a glue for collage). Old drawings and paintings to cut up or work on top of; You may want to use canvas but it’s not necessary; Your levy will cover a general range of materials that you may not have.

Negative Space Painting & Drawing (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); Visual diary; 300 GSM watercolour paper, some paper for exercises will be provided; 2B, 4B, 6B pencils and eraser; Mixing palette and water container; Paper towels; Hair dryer; Spray bottle with a very fine mist.

 

PAINTING

Fresco Painting & Embossing (Nancy Brown)
Apron, gloves, sketchbook pencil, pencil sharpener, eraser, OPTIONAL: variety of pens and brushes for own sketchbook ideas and designs

Painting Self Portraits (Sally Duhig)
A3 paper- cartridge or Canson Acrylic paper, A4 visual diary, soft B pencil, a few sticks of willow/ vine/ natural charcoal, your acrylic paint and other painting equipment.   If you wish to use oil paint please contact the office to discuss this with Sally Duhig.

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.

Negative Space Painting & Drawing (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); Visual diary; 300 GSM watercolour paper, some paper for exercises will be provided; 2B, 4B, 6B pencils and eraser; Mixing palette and water container; Paper towels; Hair dryer; Spray bottle with a very fine mist.

Abstract Animals & Birds in Watercolour & Mixed Media – ink & charcoal (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum); Black ink, pen and nib; Other colour inks (optional), some ink will be provided; One willow and one compressed charcoals; A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes; 300 GSM watercolour paper, some paper for exercises will be provided; 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 ; Small plastic caps (20-30 ml) to share ink.

Abstract Ways of Seeing - acrylic (Svetlana Trefilova)

Acrylic paints (all colours that you have); Gloss acrylic medium; 300 GSM watercolour paper, some paper for exercises will be provided; 1 mid-size canvas; Visual diary and pencil; A variety of flat and round brushes; Hair dryer; Tissue or paper towel; Plastic jar to wash brushers in; A palette.

Abstract Landscape in Watercolour & Ink (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum); Black and white ink, pen and nib; Other colour FM inks (optional), some ink will be provided; Granulation medium; A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes; 300 GSM watercolour paper, some paper for exercises will be provided; 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 ; Small plastic caps (20-30 ml) to share ink.

Abstract Flowers in Watercolour & Ink (Svetlana Trefilova)

Watercolour paints (single tubes or a basic set, Windsor & Newton/Art Spectrum); Black ink, pen and nib; Other colour inks (optional), some ink will be provided; A few watercolour brushes of different sizes and shapes; 300 GSM watercolour paper, some paper for exercises will be provided; 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; Small plastic caps (20-30 ml) to share ink.

Fun with Illustration (Mia Clark)

While some watercolour paper & watercolour paints are provided, you will still need: a palette with wells for paint; a size 6 round watercolour brush [and any others you may have]; 2 pots for water; tissues or paper towel; a set of Faber-Castell water colour pencils (and bring any watercolour pencils & pastels you may have); Masking tape; 2B pencil, sharpener, eraser and sketchpad; 1 black fineliner [water based]; 1 black permanent waterproof pen.

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: flat taklon brushes are best for small studies and metal palette knives, trowel shaped 2-3 cm long, for mixing paint. Other materials include: flat white mixing palette (A3 tear-off palettes are best in class); container for water or solvent for rinsing brushes; paint rags; A4 visual diary for making notes and A3 pad ‘Canson’ canvas paper for oils and acrylics or several sheets A3 watercolour paper for watercolours.

Unleashing Your Inner Artist (Abramo Papp)

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

Oil Painting Tips, Tricks, & Techniques (Abramo Papp)

PAINTS: Bring whatever oil paints you own. MEDIUM: Refined linseed oil. SOLVENT: Art Spectrum odourless solvent, 500ml or I litre, for mixing with paints and cleaning brushes. BRUSHES: Bring whatever brushes you own. If buying brushes, the Monte Marte Gallery Series 6-brush set of Taklon brushes is economical. PALETTE KNIVES: a minimum of two metal (trowel shapes approx. 2-3cm long) NOT plastic palette knives. PALETTE (for mixing paint): A3 white tear-off disposable pads are best. PAINTING SURFACE: Canson Canvas paper (not Monte Marte) for studies and primed canvases or board for finished works. OTHER MATERIALS: Two small sealable glass containers: one for medium and one for solvent. Larger sealable container for solvent for cleaning brushes. Rags and paper towels for cleaning brushes. A4 visual diary for making notes. OPTIONAL: A hand cream for protecting hands while handling paints and for ease of cleaning. Protective apron or old clothes.

  

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Mixed Media for Teenagers (Berenice Anzellotti) 

Bring an art journal/sketch book & pen/pencil, wear old clothes, bring a water bottle for drinking, lunch & snacks if desired. All other materials provided.

Children’s Holiday Art Workshops (Deborah Cavallaro/ Berenice Anzellotti)

Please bring an art shirt or wear old clothes, a water bottle for drinking; lunch & snacks for the holiday workshops or morning/afternoon tea for the 9 week classes.

 
 

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TShirt 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].

Capturing Fabric and Plant Textures on Paper (Jennifer Hamilton)

Cartridge paper, thicker drawing or printing paper (any type, but smooth surface) pencil, stanley knife, scissors, covering for clothes, rubber gloves.

Low Toxic Printmaking (Kay Watanabe)
Basic stationery (pens, pencils, scissors, craft knife, PVA Glue, notebook), Lino cutting tools (only if you have already),Two sheet of 200 – 300 GSM printmaking paper and some cartridge paper. Sketches, drawings, other images such as photographs, small objects, all of which can be used as a motif for your works.

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].

Wood Intaglio (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 if not a repeat student of this class. 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. At least one pair of heavy nitrile solvent-resistant gloves is required; a supply of disposable gloves is recommended. If possible, your own cutting mat, small ruler, and supply of cotton buds may be useful. Recommended Papers: Rives BFK, Magnani Revere/Incisioni/Pescia, Fabriano Academia, cheap cartridge papers for trial proofing, Japanese Papers (Optional). For the sake of convenience during the workshop, plywood of uniform thickness will be provided — plan on images between A6 and A4.

 

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Simple Kiln Building & Firing (Dianne Peach) 

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

Ceramics for Beginners (Peter Biddulph)

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

Armatures and Epoxy Clay (Carolyn V Watson)

Visual diaries, found objects, timber off cuts.

Rolling Mill Embossed Jewellery (Clare Poppi)

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

Fresco Painting & Embossing (Nancy Brown)
Apron, gloves, sketchbook pencil, pencil sharpener, eraser, OPTIONAL: variety of pens and brushes for own sketchbook ideas and designs

Resin Jewellery & Mould Making (Liana Kabel)
Notepad, pen, small objects - buttons, sequins, beads, broken jewellery, small toys etc

 

WEB 

Website Construction (Peter Biddulph)

A laptop with a keyboard and a mouse (not only a touch pad), and a USB are essential. General ability to manage files and folders and word process are also required. Please bring a notepad and pen and a collection of images you would like to use. You will be given a website and all the software tools to manage and develop it.

 

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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.
~  41-43 Adelaide 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.