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Judy Melvin- Improv Studio

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JUDY MELVIN IMPROV STUDIO WORKSHOP SUPPLY LIST
NOVEMBER 1-2, 2014
PAPERS:
•Arches Text Wove- 2 -3 Full sheets (PS01-FS) (24x40) to be torn in class
•Strathmore Artagain black 1 sheet (P58) or Canson Mi Tiente black 1 sheet (PS61)

BRUSHES :
at least a #2 pointed for writing (can be synthetic} (BR49)
.synthetic mixing & work brushes -- we use bleach
•Inexpensive 3" flat oriental wash brush (about $2.00)in craft stores
John Neal carries sable and synthetic pointed brushes (BR38)

MEDIA:
• Dr. Martins bleed proof white or Pro White (I38, I62)
• Scissors, xacto knife. small cutting board (S835, S417, S130, S504)
• Ruler, eraser (S271, E13)
• At least 2 water containers -- we use a lot of water (S784), & paper towels,
• Palette tray or plate for color mixing (S679)
• Containers for water and colors re-used containers (plastic) (S845, S846)
• Any favorite writing tools
• White glue (PVA or Elmer's School Glue) Glue stick (S340, S391)
• Small bottle Sumi ink (KY Yasutomo (I24) is great for sink art) or Moon Palace Sumi ink (I70)

OPTIONAL ---- BUT NOT NEEDED
• Unusual tools, ruling pens (N22, N148), stamps, gel pens, markers
• If desired- gold leaf, (S189-5)
• Gouache or watercolors (S808)
• Untested supplies or tools
• Collage papers: small scraps, old pieces of lettering, napkins, thin papers work best, such as white tissue or thin sumi papers colored paper---small pieces 5x7 or so.

Adorandack dyes (S773);Walnut Ink (I53);
Arches Black Cover (PS102)-- the original Arches is no longer effective for the project
Friskit; Bleach; Pastels - all to be shared by the class.



PS00. Paper Shipping Charge
This $12 shipping fee covers shipping of all size paper orders within the lower 48 US states. The shipping fee is the same no matter how many sheets of paper you order! Orders over 100 sheets will ship flat, smaller orders ship rolled.


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PS01-FS. FULL SHEET Arches Text Wove 40 x 25.5 in
PS01-FS. Arches Text Wove Full Sheets.
100% rag, pH neutral. 40"x25.5". 120gsm. White. Smooth (wove) finish. 4 deckles.

Takes ink well. A great, slightly soft paper to write on. One of our most popular papers. Great for paste paper. Mouldmade in France.

Grain runs parallel to the underlined dimension.


This paper ships separately from books/supplies and requires an extra shipping fee which is NOT included in the price of this product. Add item 'PS00' to your cart after adding large sheets of paper. (click to read details)




Your Price $8.87

P58. Black Artagain Pad
Black Artagain Drawing Paper Pad.

Ideally suited for soft pastels and charcoal, also very popular for pointed pen. Use gel roller pens, metallic gouache or opaque white ink for dramatic effects. Acid-free, medium weight (60lb, 160gsm), and fairly smooth. Made with 30% post-consumer fiber. Judy Melvin recommends this paper for her "Bleach & Pastels" technique described in Art Expose. Unlike the current Arches Cover Black, this paper bleaches to light color. From Strathmore, 24 sheets.

Specify Size:
9"x12"
12"x18"

Also available with Assorted Colors, see item P84.




Options:
Your Price $17.59

BR49. Raphael Kaerell 8394 Pointed Brush
BR49. Pointed Round Synthetic Brush for water media.

Harvest Crittenden uses this brush for applying Instacoll in gilding.

Select Size:
#00.
#0.
#1.
#2. Limited Stock
#3. Limited Stock




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Your Price $11.05

BR38. WN Artists' Watercolor Sable
WN Artists' Watercolor Sable Round

Excellent for fine detail, lines and washes. The round-bellied watercolor brush is the most popular watercolor brush. Quality Kolinsky sable hair, birchwood handles and seamless nickel ferrules all put together by hand to create a truly excellent brush. Has been improved to ensure a perfect point. Matte finish handle.

Recommended by Valerie Weilmuenster for illuminated letters as a good and ess expensive alternative to the Winsor & Newton Series 7.

**To see the price of each size, select the size in the box below**





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Your Price $10.99

I38. Dr. Martin's Bleed Proof White Ink
Dr Martin's Bleed Proof White

A dense, opaque, smooth-writing white for your dip pen. Thin with water to the proper consistency. Tint with watercolor or gouache for pastel letters. Recommended by John Stevens and Peter Thornton. 1oz.

Diane Von Arx uses a similar product, Pro-white (I62).



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I62. Pro White Ink
I62. Pro White.
Similar to Dr Martin’s Bleed-proof white, this is Sherrie Lovler's white of choice. Opaque. Also mixes well with gouache. 1oz jar.




Your Price $9.30

S835. Detail Scissors
Detail Scissors.

For intricate paper cutting of lighter weight papers. Super fine detail scissors made from surgical stainless steel. 4" long. Blade length 1.25".



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S417. Excel Deluxe Knife (NonSlip)
Excel Deluxe Knife

It's time to upgrade. This American-made knife has a soft handle, a no-roll feature, much sharper blades, and best of all its PURPLE (or Black, Blue, Red). It's no more expensive than X-Acto's basic knife! Safety Cap, #11 Blade.



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S504. Self Healing Cutting Mat
Use this cutting mat to protect your table or desk when cutting paper or board. Unlike a piece of paper board (or your table) the cuts from your craft knife will heal and disappear!


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