Studio Art Classes: Supply Lists

Kids Online Classes, Ages 5–11

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Teen Online Classes, Ages 12–17

Instructor: Jay Calderin

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Instructor: Livia Mosanu

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Drawing Classes

Instructor: Jay Calderin

  • Bristol paper 11x14 inches
  • Tracing paper 11x14 inches
  • Colored pencils - recommended brand: Prismacolor (include a variety of skin tones)
  • Markers - recommended brands: Prismacolor or Copic (include a variety of skin tones)
  • Graphite pencils
  • Vinyl eraser

Instructor: Maureen Albano

  • Drawing Nib #102 and #512 with matching small and large pen holder
  • 1 oz. Bottle of 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 90 lb. or 140 lb. Pad of Hot-press Watercolor Paper
  • Drawing Pencil 2B
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • 6 x 9 inch Pad on Inexpensive Paper

  • 11x17 inch Drawing Pad
  • Graphite Pencils: 2h, hb, 2b, 6b
  • Prismacolor Ebony Graphite Pencil
  • Charcoal Pencils: One Black and One White, 2B
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • Portable Pencil Sharpener with Two Size Openings
  • Optional: Chamois, Tortillon, Colored Pencils, Conte Pencil

  • 11x14 inch Sketchbook
  • Graphite pencils: 2h, hb, 2b, 6b
  • 12x16 inch Canson Pastel Gray Tones Pad
  • Prismacolor Ebony Graphite Pencil
  • Charcoal Pencils: One Black and One White
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • White Vinyl Eraser
  • Portable Hand Sharpener with -Two Size Openings

Mixed Media Classes

Instructor: Karl Stephan

  • 14 x 17 inch sketchbook
  • 4B Graphite pencils
  • Kneaded erasers
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Assortment of collage materials: magazines, decorative paper, photos, tissue paper, stickers, wrapping paper, etc.
  • Ruler
  • Lightweight watercolor paper (pad or block)
  • Watercolor paint and brushes
  • Permanent India Ink and nib or bamboo pen
  • Scissors and/or Exacto knife
  • All purpose glue

Instructor: Emily Auchincloss

  • 14 x 17 Sketchbook
  • Graphite pencils: variety of soft and medium hard
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Watercolor or gouache: white, red, yellow, blue, ochre, burnt sienna and burnt umber
  • Watercolor pad in 9 x 12 or larger, 140 lb or heavier
  • Watercolor brushes
  • Pptional: simple frame loom kit
  • Plastic tapestry needle
  • Wool and or cotton yarn of same thickness
  • Collage materials- old magazines, stickers or patterned paper
  • Scissors or Xacto blade

Instructor: Karl Stephan

  • 14 x 17 inch sketchbook
  • 4B Graphite pencils
  • Kneaded erasers
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Assortment of collage materials: magazines, decorative paper, photos, tissue paper, stickers, wrapping paper, etc.
  • Ruler
  • Lightweight watercolor paper (pad or block)
  • Watercolor paint and brushes
  • Permanent India Ink and nib or bamboo pen
  • Scissors and/or Exacto knife
  • All purpose glue

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Masking Tape
  • Cardboard
  • Scissors
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Monoprinting plate
  • Ink: Water-based printing Ink recommended
  • Brayer
  • Brushes
  • Glue
  • Collage Materials: Any you have! magazine, newspaper, tissue paper, old paintings etc.
  • Paper Towel / Rag
  • Markers (Optional): Sharpie or Microns recommended
  • Crayons (Optional)
  • Exacto Knife and Cutting Matt (Optional)
  • Gelli Plate (Optional)
  • Paint (Optional): Any you have! craft, watercolor, acrylic etc.

Painting Classes

Instructor: 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
  • Disposable Rubber Gloves

Instructor: Livia Mosanu

  • Palette Knife
  • Gamsol (or a brand of Odorless Thinner - also called Oderless mineral spirits)
  • Refined Linseed Oil
  • Oil and Thinner Cups
  • Paper Towels or Shop Towels
  • Disposable paper palettes, glass or wooden palette
  • Paint Support: Canson Canva-Paper (for Oil and Acrylic) 9” x 12”
  • Oil paint, (suggested brands: Utrecht, Winsor & Newton, Rembrandt, Grumbacher) Raw Umber, Titanium White, Ivory Black, Yellow Ochre, Alizarin Crimson, Hansa Yellow Light (or Cadmium Yellow Light, or Cadmium Free Yellow Light), Indian Yellow or Cadmium Yellow Deep, Ultramarine Blue, Prussian Blue, Viridian Green, Cadmium Orange, Burnt Sienna, Cadmium medium red, Cadmium red light
  • Brushes: Soft synthetic brushes: variety of round and flat

Instructor: 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
  • Disposable Rubber Gloves

Instructor: Justin Life

  • Blick acrylic paint, suggested colors: Mars black, Titanium white, Cadmium red medium hue, Cadmium yellow medium hue, Ultramarine blue, Pthalo blue, Alizarin crimson, burnt sienna, Burnt Umber optional colors: Quinacridone Magenta
  • Retarder medium (same brand as paint)
  • Disposable palette paper pad
  • Canvas board or stretched canvases: 9 x 12 inches–11x14 inches, 5 total
  • One large flat brush, 1 inch wide
  • One medium filbert brush
  • One small round brush

Instructor: Paula Pitman Brown

  • Acrylic or Oil Paints: Titanium White, Cadmium Red Medium, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Yellow lt., Yellow Ochre, Pthalo Blue, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Chrome Green, Dioxanine Purple
  • Optional: Cadmium Orange, Quinacridone Violet, Cobalt Turquoise, Naples Yellow, Quinacridone Red
  • Disposable Paper Palette
  • For oil paint: Linseed Oil (small container with cover)
  • For acrylic paint: Spray bottle to keep paints wet
  • Paper Towels
  • Brushes: (Suggested brands: Windsor Newton, University Brushes) #10 Flat, #6 Round, #4 Flat, #1 Round
  • Canvas: two 9 X 12 canvas boards, or canvas paper, or stretched canvases
  • 11 x 14” Drawing pad
  • Graphite pencils
  • Eraser
  • Covered sharpener
  • Colored pencils

Instructor: Ashley Erin Dotson

  • Acrylic Paints: Cadmium Red Medium, Alizarin Crimson or Napthol Crimson, Cadmium Orange or Red Orange, Cadmium Yellow Light or Medium, Yellow Ochre or Yellow Oxide, Green Deep or Light Green, Ultramarine Blue and Pthalo Blue, Purple Gray or Brilliant Purple, Titanium White, Unbleached Titanium, Mars Black, Raw Sienna, Burnt Sienna, Burnt Umber, Rose Pink
  • Paint Brushes: 2 large and 2 small, Suggested: Filbert, 3/16” 5/16” 15/32” 9/16”
  • Cup for paint brushes
  • Disposable Palette Paper
  • Paper Towels (a full roll is suggested)
  • Two 11x14 Canvases: Pre-stretched canvas, Canvas Board or Canvas Paper
  • 11x14 Mixed Media Paper Sketchbook
  • Very small and simple pack of chalk pastels (to include at least some type of red, blue, yellow, and black)
  • Graphite Pencils, Eraser, and Sharpener
  • Two Elmer’s Glue Sticks or 1 4oz bottle of Elmer’s “glue all” (NOT school glue)
  • Scissors
  • Masking tape
  • Extra disposable face masks! (If you accidently get paint on the one you are wearing, you will absolutely want to put on another one)
  • Ruler
  • Optional, According to student interest and preference: Small set of oil paints, Linseed oil, Collage materials (colored/patterned paper, magazines, photos, etc.), Gloves for hands, Apron/smock, Hair tie, Viewfinder, Palette knife, color wheel chart

Printmaking Classes

Instructor: Stacy Friedman

  • Several sheets of Canson Edition paper, 22 x 30 inches
  • Soft-Kut Printing Block (one large block or two smaller ones)
  • Akua Printmaking Plates Pkg of 3 5”x7”

Sculpture Classes

Instructor: Gianna Stewart

  • Masking Tape
  • Cardboard
  • Scissors
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Sculpture Wire
  • Plasticine Clay
  • Clay hand tools
  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Exacto Knife and Cutting Matt
  • Hot Glue Gun

Watercolor Classes

Instructor: Yo Ahn Han

  • Graphite pencils 2B
  • Kneaded eraser
  • 9x12 inch cold press watercolor paper, 140 lbs.
  • Watercolor pigments, suggested colors: permanent red, permanent blue, permanent yellow, Van Dyke brown, Ultramarine blue, Cerulean blue
  • Watercolor palette
  • Plastic cups
  • Paper towels
  • Watercolor brushes: 1 inch or wider bright (flat), 2 small round
  • Rag
  • Reference photos

Instructor: Maureen Albano

  • 9x12 inch, 140 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
  • Set of 12 10 ml Watercolor Paint Tubes; Recommended Colors: Cadmium Red, Alizarin
  • Crimson, Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Orange, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Sap Green, Hooker’s Green, Sepia, Burnt Sienna, Yellow Ochre, Payne’s Gray, and Zinc White
  • Flat ceramic or enamel plate or tray palette

Instructor: Sepi Golestani

  • Watercolor tubes: Winsor-Newton Artists Watercolor OR Professional Watercolor Set of 24 Yarka St. Petersburg Professional Watercolor Pan Sets. Reccomended colors: Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow Pale or Cadmium Lemon, Cadmium Yellow Deep, Yellow Ochre, Cerulean Blue, Ultramarine, Cobalt Blue, Burnt Sienna, Burnt Umber, Raw Sienna, Raw Umber, Sap Green. Optional colors: Daniel Smith Quinacridone Burnt Orange, Periline violet, Quinacridone Gold Daler Rowney Or Golden Burnt Umber Acrylic Ink
  • Winsor Newton White Gouache Or Higgins White Pigmented Ink
  • Pelikan Fount India Ink
  • Gum Arabic
  • Granulation Medium
  • Windsor & Newton Artists' Rigger Watercolor Brushes No.1 &/Or 3
  • Round Brush in synthetic sable No. 10 or 8, and 12 Brand: Sliver Black Velvet
  • Flat Brush in synthetic sable 1 inch
  • Watercolor paper 10 x 14 inch ARCHES-140 lb, 100% Cotton, cold press block 12 Sheet water color Pad
  • Pad of cheap watercolor paper 10 x 14 inch(Strathmore or Fabriano brand)
  • Spiral-bound watercolor sketch book (optional)
  • White Plastic palette
  • Roll of paper towels
  • 2H drawing pencil
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Masking fluid
  • 12-color(or more)package of water-soluble colored pencils (Optional)
  • Plastic wrap
  • Natural sponges
  • Sandpaper
  • Toothbrush
  • Masking Tape
  • A sheet of Foam-board 20 x 30 inch to tape your paper on
  • Black Ink pen sizes .01 and .005 (Suggestion: PIGMA MICRON Ink Pens)
  • White Uni Posca Pens .7mm(Optional)

Instructor: Yo Ahn Han

  • Graphite pencils 2B
  • Kneaded eraser
  • 9x12 inch cold press watercolor paper, 140 lbs.
  • Watercolor pigments, suggested colors: permanent red, permanent blue, permanent yellow, Van Dyke brown, Ultramarine blue, Cerulean blue
  • Watercolor palette
  • Plastic cups
  • Paper towels
  • Watercolor brushes: 1 inch or wider bright (flat), 2 small round
  • Rag
  • Reference photos