If your class is not listed here, supplies will be provided on the first day and the instructor will review supplies to bring for the following classes.

Drawing Classes

D1-S Pastel Drawing

Mondays 1:30 - 4pm
Glenn Davis

  • Student Grade, 24 Count Pastel Set. Recommended brands for soft pastels: Winsor Newton, Rembrandt, Van Gough, Sennelier, Faber Castell
  • Recommended colors: Ultramarine Blue, Purple, Cadmium Red, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Yellow, Green, Grays (both cool and warm), Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, White and Black
  • Charcoal or Pastel paper pad 9x14 inch. Recommended brands for paper Borden & Riley, Canson or Strathmore
  • Wooden drawing board larger then 11x14 inches
  • Masking tape
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Tortillons stumps or cotton swabs
  • Rags
  • Latex gloves

D2-S Life Drawing

Mondays 1:30 - 4 pm
Anya Smolnikova

  • Newsprint Pad 18x24 inch
  • Drawing Pad 18x24 inch
  • Vine Charcoal (box, soft/medium)
  • Compressed Charcoal (medium, 2-3 pieces)
  • Kneaded and Vinyl Erasers
  • Black Ink (small container)
  • Ink or Watercolor Brush (medium/large size)
  • Exacto Knife
  • 2 Bulldog Clips (medium)
  • Masking Tape
  • 1 Wooden Dowel Rod
  • Supplies Case Portable Portfolio (fits 18X24 inch paper pads)
  • Workable Spray Fixative

D4-S Drawing

Tuesdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Paula Pitman Brown

  • Minimum 14x17 inch Smooth Drawing Pad
  • Minimum 14x17 inch Newsprint Pad
  • #2 and 6B Pencil or Ebony Pencil
  • Soft White Eraser
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Pencil Sharperner that Collects Shavings
  • Fine Line Sharpie Markers or Micron pens
  • 9x12 inch Tracing Paper Pad

D5-S Pen and Ink

Tuesdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Maureen Albano

  • Small and Large Speedball Pen Holder
  • Drawing Nib #512 and #102
  • 1 oz. Bottle of Non-permanent, Water-soluble Black Fountain Pen Ink
  • 1 oz. Bottle of White Waterproof Drawing Ink
  • Size 2 and 4 Round Watercolor Brushes, Natural Sable or Synthetic
  • 9 x 12 inch or 11 x 14 inch 90 lb. Pad of Hot-press Watercolor Paper
  • Drawing Pencil 2B
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • 6 x 9 Pad on Inexpensive Paper

D6-S Drawing (Galleries)

Tuesdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Linda Hoetink

  • 14 x 17 inch Sketch Pad
  • Pencils, 6b, 4b, hb, h

D7-S Life Drawing

Wednesdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Paul Goodnight

  • Strathmore Sketch Pad 11x14 inch
  • 2B and 3B Graphite Pencil
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • Small Exacto Knife
  • Pencil Sharperner

D8-S Drawing (Studio and Galleries)

Wednesdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Maureen Albano

  • 11x15 inch Drawing Pad, 70–100 lbs.
  • White and Gray Toned Paper (Canson, Reeves, Strathmore)
  • Graphite Pencils (Prismacolor Ebony, General’s Carbon, Derwent Onyx, Fabre-Castell)
  • Charcoal: One Black and One White 2B Pencil
  • Conte: One Black and One White (Conte a Paris)
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • Portable Hand Sharpener with Two Size Openings
  • Utility X-Acto Knife
  • Pencil Case
  • Portfolio no larger than 11X15 inch

D11-S Drawing in ‘Boston’ Pubs

Wednesdays 6:30–9 pm
Adrian Rodriguez

  • Sketchbook
  • Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener

D12-S Drawing in ‘Boston’ Pubs

Wednesdays 6:30–9 pm
Adrian Rodriguez

  • Sketchbook
  • Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener

D16-S Drawing (Galleries)

Thursdays 6:30–9 pm
Susannah Lawrence

  • White Drawing Pad 18 x 24 inches
  • Drawing Clip Board 23 x 26 inches
  • Drawing Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Black Charcoal Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Color Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener (that keeps shavings contained)
  • Kneaded and White Vinyl Erasers
  • Chamois aka Shammy
  • Blending Stump aka Tortillon

D17-S Drawing (Galleries)

Thursdays 6:30–9 pm
Susannah Lawrence

  • White Drawing Pad 18 x 24 inches
  • Drawing Clip Board 23 x 26 inches
  • Drawing Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Black Charcoal Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Color Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener (that keeps shavings contained)
  • Kneaded and White Vinyl Erasers
  • Chamois aka Shammy
  • Blending Stump aka Tortillon

D19-S Drawing: Perceiving the Body Through the Ages (Studio and Galleries)

Fridays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Anya Smolnikova

  • Medium size hardcover drawing book
  • Mechanical drawing pencil (Staedtler Mars Technico Lead Holder)
  • 2B leads (Staedtler Leads)
  • Eraser holder with eraser (Pentel Click Eraser)
  • Eraser (Faber-Castell Dust-Free Eraser)

D20-S Life Drawing

Fridays 1:30 - 4 pm
Anya Smolnikova

  • Newsprint Pad 18x24 inch
  • Drawing Pad 18x24 inch
  • Vine Charcoal (box, soft/medium)
  • Compressed Charcoal (medium, 2-3 pieces)
  • Kneaded and Vinyl Erasers
  • Black Ink (small container)
  • Ink or Watercolor Brush (medium/large size)
  • Exacto Knife
  • 2 Bulldog Clips (medium)
  • Masking Tape
  • 1 Wooden Dowel Rod
  • Supplies Case Portable Portfolio (fits 18X24 inch paper pads)
  • Workable Spray Fixative

D21-S Drawing (Galleries)

Saturdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Susannah Lawrence

  • White Drawing Pad 18 x 24 inches
  • Drawing Clip Board 23 x 26 inches
  • Drawing Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Black Charcoal Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Color Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener (that keeps shavings contained)
  • Kneaded and White Vinyl Erasers
  • Chamois aka Shammy
  • Blending Stump aka Tortillon

D22-S Drawing (Galleries)

Saturdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Susannah Lawrence

  • White Drawing Pad 18 x 24 inches
  • Drawing Clip Board 23 x 26 inches
  • Drawing Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Black Charcoal Pencils 4B, 6B
  • Color Pencils
  • Pencil Sharpener (that keeps shavings contained)
  • Kneaded and White Vinyl Erasers
  • Chamois aka Shammy
  • Blending Stump aka Tortillon

Fiber Arts Classes

F1-S Creative Fiber: Knitting

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Emma O’Leary

  • 2 skeins of “aran weight” or “worsted weight” yarn in a color you like
  • One set of straight knitting needles, size 7 or 8. Recommended: bamboo or wood
  • Notebook
  • Pen or Pencil

F2-S Creative Fiber: Knitting

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Emma O’Leary

  • 2 skeins of “aran weight” or “worsted weight” yarn in a color you like
  • One set of straight knitting needles, size 7 or 8. Recommended: bamboo or wood
  • Notebook
  • Pen or Pencil

F3-S Intro to Textile Art

Saturdays 1:30 - 4 pm
Ebla Hawi

  • Felting needles
  • Bubble wrap
  • Netting
  • Soap
  • Fabric strips and yarn
  • Cardboard frames
  • Wool roving
  • Needle Felting Foam
  • Large Sewing Needles
  • Scissors

Mixed Media Classes

MM2-S Stop-Motion Animation

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Kyle Browne

  • Please bring a smart phone or tablet with app download capabilities
  • Smart Phone Tripod
  • Materials you want to animate (ie. clay, collage, objects, etc.)

MM3-S Stop-Motion Animation

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Kyle Browne

  • Please bring a smart phone or tablet with app download capabilities
  • Smart Phone Tripod
  • Materials you want to animate (ie. clay, collage, objects, etc.)

Painting Classes

P1-S Drawing and Painting Intensive

Mondays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Stacey Cushner

  • Please see teacher first at first class before buying supplies as some supplies are only applicable to oil, acrylic, watercolor and/or drawing.
  • At least 9x12 inch or larger primed surface such as stretched and gessoed canvas and/or canvas board
  • 12x16 inch Palette paper
  • Acrylic and/or Oil Paint: Alizarin Crimson, Cad Red Deep, Cad Red, Cad Red Light, Cad Yellow Orange, Cad Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre, Phalo Green, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Raw Umber, Titanium White, Ivory Black
  • For Oil Paint: Linseed Oil and Terpenoid, Gamsol
  • Watercolor Tubes or Pans: Cad Yellow Light, Yellow ochre, Raw Sienna, Naples Yellow, Cad Red Light, Permanent Rose, Alizarin Crimson, Indian red, Light red, Winsor Red, Phthalo Blue, Cobalt blue, Ultramarine, Viridian or Phthalo Green, Chromium Oxide, Terre Vert, Ivory Black, Chinese White, Burnt Sienna, Raw Umber
  • Recommended Acrylic and/or Oil Paints: Titanium White, Burnt Umber, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Medium, Cadmium Orange Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Cadmium Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre, Pthalo Blue, Manganese Violet, Pthalo Green, Ultramarine Blue
  • Synthetic Brushes: variety of sizes
  • Arches or Fabriano 7x10 inch or larger cold press watercolor blocks
  • Palette Knife
  • Plastic Container
  • Smock
  • Disposable Gloves
  • Paper Towels
  • Bar of Soap
  • Plastic Bags
  • Faber Castell Set of Graphite Pencils
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • 9x12 inch or 11x14 inch Sketch Pad
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Optional: Black and White Conte Pencils, Pastel Paper, Soft Rags or Blending Stumps, Faber Castell Color Pencils

P4-S Oil Painting

Mondays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Samuel Gareginyan

  • Oil Paints (Suggested Colors: Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Yellow, Viridian, Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Blue, Dioxazine Purple, Mars Black , Titanium White)
  • Walnut or Linseed Oil
  • Flat Synthetic Brushes (1/8-inch, 1/4-inch, 1/2-inch, 3/4-inch, 1-inch)
  • Round Brushes (#2, #6, one Filbert #5)
  • One Small Synthetic Fan Blender
  • One Household 2-inch Brush (from local hardware store)
  • Palette Knife (Trowel-Shaped, small)
  • Two Glass Containers with Lids (to hold walnut or linseed oil while painting)
  • Plastic or Disposable Paint Palette (10x13 inch)
  • Storage Box (tackle or tool box)
  • Prepared Canvas Board or Stretched (12x16 inch or 16x20 inch)
  • Rags
  • Optional: Disposable Rubber Gloves

P6-S Drawing and Painting Intensive

Tuesdays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Dianna Vosburg

  • Please see teacher first at first class before buying supplies as some supplies are only applicable to oil, acrylic, watercolor and/or drawing.
  • At least 9x12 inch or larger primed surface such as stretched and gessoed canvas and/or canvas board
  • 12x16 inch Palette paper
  • Acrylic and/or Oil Paint: Alizarin Crimson, Cad Red Deep, Cad Red, Cad Red Light, Cad Yellow Orange, Cad Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre, Phalo Green, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Raw Umber, Titanium White, Ivory Black
  • For Oil Paint: Linseed Oil and Terpenoid, Gamsol
  • Watercolor Tubes or Pans: Cad Yellow Light, Yellow ochre, Raw Sienna, Naples Yellow, Cad Red Light, Permanent Rose, Alizarin Crimson, Indian red, Light red, Winsor Red, Phthalo Blue, Cobalt blue, Ultramarine, Viridian or Phthalo Green, Chromium Oxide, Terre Vert, Ivory Black, Chinese White, Burnt Sienna, Raw Umber
  • Recommended Acrylic and/or Oil Paints: Titanium White, Burnt Umber, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Medium, Cadmium Orange Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Cadmium Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre, Pthalo Blue, Manganese Violet, Pthalo Green, Ultramarine Blue
  • Synthetic Brushes: variety of sizes
  • Arches or Fabriano 7x10 inch or larger cold press watercolor blocks
  • Palette Knife
  • Plastic Container
  • Smock
  • Disposable Gloves
  • Paper Towels
  • Bar of Soap
  • Plastic Bags
  • Faber Castell Set of Graphite Pencils
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • 9x12 inch or 11x14 inch Sketch Pad
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Optional: Black and White Conte Pencils, Pastel Paper, Soft Rags or Blending Stumps, Faber Castell Color Pencils

P7-S Painting

Tuesdays 1:30 - 4 pm
Bill Commerford and Sharon Avakian

  • Acrylic Paints: Burnt Sienna, Phthalo Blue, Medium Cadmium Yellow, Medium Cadmium Red
  • #8 Flat Acrylic Brushes
  • #6 Round Acrylic Brushes
  • 9x12 inch Canvas Paper 90 lbs
  • Paper Towels
  • 1 inch Roll of Masking Tape

P8-S Landscaping Drawing and Painting

Tuesdays 1:30 - 4 pm
Linda Hoetink

  • 11 x 14 inch Sketch Pad
  • Graphite Pencils 6b, 4b
  • Acrylic Paint Set, Recommended Colors: Phtalo Blue, Ultramarine Blue, Alizarin Red, Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow or Hansa Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Black, Titanium White. Optional: Viridian Green, Sap Green, Chrome Oxide Green
  • 2-4 Gesso Canvas Board or Canvas, 8 x 10 inch or larger
  • Synthetic Brushes: 1 Large ‘Blocking’ Brush size 14 or 16, 2 Filbert Brushes, size 4, 6 or 8, 2 Bright Brushes, size 6, 8 or 10
  • Landscape Photos to work from

P10-S Chinese Brush Painting and Calligraphy

Wednesdays 1:30 - 4 pm
Sue Yang

  • Paint Brush
  • Chinese or Sumi Ink
  • Rice Paper

P11-S Acrylic Painting

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Justin Life

  • 2 oz. Blick Artist Quality Acrylic Paint: Mars Black, Cadmium Red Medium Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Sienna, Optional Colors: Pthalo Green, Dioxine Purple
  • 4.65 oz. Blick Artist Quality Acrylic Paint: Titanium White
  • Retarder Medium (Same brand as paint)
  • Disposable Palette Paper Pad
  • Canvas Board or Stretched Canvas 9x12 inch or 11x14 inch
  • Brushes: 1 inch Large Flat, 1 Medium Fillbert, 1 Small Round

P12-S Life Painting

Wednesdays 6:30-9 pm
Ashley Billingsley

  • 11x14” to 18x24” Canvases or Canvas Boards
  • Palette Knife
  • Palette (disposable is fine)
  • Rag
  • Master’s Brush Cleaner
  • Sealable Glass Jar
  • Recommended Acrylic and/or Oil Paints: Titanium White, Burnt Umber, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Medium, Cadmium Orange Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Cadmium Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre, Pthalo Blue, Manganese Violet, Pthalo Green, Ultramarine Blue
  • Optional Colors: Permanent Green, Light Chromium Oxide Green, Burnt Sienna, Paynes Grey, Mars Black, Naples Yellow
  • Linseed Oil
  • Gamsol
  • Brushes: Hog Bristle, Filberts: #4 & #6, Round: #2, #4 or #6, Flat: #8 or #10, Soft Hair (Sable or Synthetic), Round: #4 & #8, Flat or Filbert: #8 or #10
  • Color Wheel
  • Zinc Oxide or Barrier Cream for hands

P13-S Painting Intensive

Thursdays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Paula Pitman Brown

  • Canvas Board or Stretched Canvas (2-3) First Class 9x12” (Minimum size)
  • Paints: Oil or Acrylic: Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow Light, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Yellow Ochre, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Medium, Pthalo Green, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Prussian Blue
  • Small Tubes, Cadmium Orange, Cobalt Violet
  • For Oil Paint: Linseed Oil and Turpenoid
  • A Range of Approximately 4-6 Round and Flat Brushes from Size Small (#2) up to an inch
  • Palette 11x14” (Minimum size)
  • Palette Knife
  • Containers with Lids
  • Rags or Paper Towels
  • Sketchpad 11x14 inch (Minimum size)
  • Graphite Pencils
  • Vinyl Eraser
  • Covered Sharpener

P14-S Painting Intensive

Thursdays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Bill Commerford and Sharon Avakian

  • Any and all materials necessary to complete a work of your choice.
  • Paper or Canvas
  • Paper Towels
  • 1 inch Roll of Masking Tape

P16-S Painting Intensive

Fridays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Paula Pitman Brown

  • Canvas Board or Stretched Canvas (2-3) First Class 9x12” (Minimum size)
  • Paints: Oil or Acrylic: Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow Light, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Yellow Ochre, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red Medium, Pthalo Green, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Prussian Blue
  • Small Tubes, Cadmium Orange, Cobalt Violet
  • For Oil Paint: Linseed Oil and Turpenoid
  • A Range of Approximately 4-6 Round and Flat Brushes from Size Small (#2) up to an inch
  • Palette 11x14” (Minimum size)
  • Palette Knife
  • Containers with Lids
  • Rags or Paper Towels
  • Sketchpad 11x14 inch (Minimum size)
  • Graphite Pencils
  • Vinyl Eraser
  • Covered Sharpener

P17-S Acrylic Painting

Fridays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Justin Life

  • 2 oz. Blick Artist Quality Acrylic Paint: Mars Black, Cadmium Red Medium Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Ultramarine Blue, Pthalo Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Sienna, Optional Colors: Pthalo Green, Dioxine Purple
  • 4.65 oz. Blick Artist Quality Acrylic Paint: Titanium White
  • Retarder Medium (Same brand as paint)
  • Disposable Palette Paper Pad
  • Canvas Board or Stretched Canvas 9x12 inch or 11x14 inch
  • Brushes: 1 inch Large Flat, 1 Medium Fillbert, 1 Small Round

P18-S Portrait Painting Intensive

Fridays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Jeffrey Ellse

  • Paint: Titanium White, Ivory Black, Alizarin Crimson, Sap Green, Naples Yellow, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Medium, Ultramarine Blue, Raw Umber
  • Brushes: Synthetic sable or bristle filbert, a small one and two medium ones (Princeton with the green handle is good)
  • Canvas or Panel, variety of sizes
  • Disposable Paper Palette
  • Gamsol
  • Walnut or Galkyd Light Alkyd Medium

Photography Classes

PH1-S Digital Photography Intensive: Shooting in Digital

Mondays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Fran Osborn-Blaschke

  • Digital Camera (Recommended: DSLR Digital Single-Lens Reflex camera with manual controls)
  • Charged Camera Batteries
  • Memory Cards
  • Camera Manual
  • Pen and Notebook

PH2-S Digital Photography: Taking it Further

Thursdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Fran Osborn-Blaschke

  • Digital Camera (Recommended: DSLR Digital Single-Lens Reflex camera with manual controls)
  • Charged Camera Batteries
  • Memory Cards
  • Camera Manual
  • Pen and Notebook

PH3-S Digital Photography: Projects and Concepts

Thursdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Aaron Bourque

  • Digital Camera (Recommended: DSLR Digital Single-Lens Reflex camera with manual controls)
  • Charged Camera Batteries
  • Memory Cards
  • Camera Manual
  • Pen and Notebook

Printmaking Classes

PR2-S Printmaking

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Emily Reinauer

  • Two sheets of Canson Edition paper, 22x30”
  • Package of three, 5x7” Clear Arcylic Akua Printmaking Plates

PR3-S Printmaking

Wednesdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Emily Reinauer

  • Two sheets of Canson Edition paper, 22x30”
  • Package of three, 5x7” Clear Arcylic Akua Printmaking Plates

Watercolor Classes

W2-S Watercolor

Tuesdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Bill Commerford and Sharon Avakian

  • 8-16 Pan Set of Prang Watercolor Paint
  • #8 and #10 Flat/square Watercolor Brushes
  • #8 and #10 Pointed/round Watercolor Brushes
  • 9x12 inch Watercolor Paper Pad 90 lbs
  • 1 inch Masking Tape

W3-S Watercolor Intensive

Wednesdays 10:15 am - 3:15 pm
Bill Commerford and Sharon Avakian

  • Any and all material necessary to complete a work of your choice
  • Paper
  • Paint
  • Brushes
  • 1 inch Masking Tape

W5-S Watercolor

Thursdays 10:15 am - 12:45 pm
Maureen Albano

  • 9x12 inch, 90 lb Pad of Cold Press Watercolor Paper
  • #2, #6, #12 Natural Sable or Synthetic Round Watercolor Brushes
  • 1 inch Natural Sable or Synthetic Round or Flat Wash Brush
  • 1/4 inch Natural Boar or Synthetic Bristle Brush
  • Set of 12 10 ml Watercolor Paint Tubes
  • Aluminum or Plastic Palette, Round or Rectangle Shape

W6-S Watercolor

Thursdays 6:30 - 9 pm
Linda Hoetink

  • 9x12 inch, Fabriano Studio Watercolor Paper
  • #14 or #16 Synthetic Round Watercolor Brush
  • Size 3/4 Synthetic Flat Watercolor Brush
  • Prang, Semi-moist (Oval-8) Watercolors

W7-S Watercolor

Fridays 1:30 - 4 pm
Glenn Davis

  • Brushes: Small (#2, 5) and Medium (#8, 10) Round Synthetic Brushes and Large (#3, 4) Mop Brush (Avoid Nylon Brushes)
  • Paint: Warm and Cool Tones such as, Cadmium Red, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Sap Green, Hooker’s Green, Payne’s Gray, Sepia, Burnt Sienna.
  • Paper: 140 lb Cold Press Pad or Block
  • White Plastic Palette
  • Masonite Panel (Non-paper stiff backing to tape watercolor paper to)
  • Masking Tape
  • Pencil and Kneaded Eraser