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Peter Thornton 2015

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Supply List CLAS Spring Workshop: Peter Thornton

• 2H and HB pencils S142. Design Drawing Pencils. Specify 2H, HB. $1.25.
• Derwent Wash 4B or 8B pencil. You only need one of these pencils for this workshop. S858. Derwent Watersoluble Sketching Pencils. Specify 4B, 8B. $1.99 each
• Ruler S271. Metal Ruler: 18". $5.50
S503. Metal Ruler: 24". $7.69
• Wide range of nib sizes and holders
NIBS: You need bring only a range of one kind of nib, unless you want to have others. Bring your favorites.
N02. Brause Calligraphy Nibs, Sizes in millimeters (0.5, 0.75, 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 2.5, 3.0, 4.0, 5.0). $2.00 each.
N02-S9. Brause Set of 9 Nibs. $17.58. N04. Mitchell Nibs (Round Hand) Straight cut. Sizes 0(3.3mm), 1(3mm), 1-1/2(2.5mm), 2(2.3mm), 2-1/2(1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2(1mm), 4(0.9mm), 5(.75mm), 6(.6mm). $.85 each.
N04-S10B. Mitchell Calligraphy Nib Set (10 Res). $12.95 .
N09. Speedball C Calligraphy Nibs. C-0, C-1, C-2, C-3, C-4, C-5, C-6. C-0 is largest, C-6 is smallest. $2.19 each.
N09-S6. Speedball C Set of 6 Nibs. $11.99
LEFT HAND
N06. Brause Left-hand Nib. $3.50 each
N05. Mitchell Nibs (Round Hand) Left. $1.00 each
N10. Speedball Left-hand Calligraphy Nib. $2.19 each
N06-S9. Brause Set of 9 Left-hand Nibs. $29.30
N05-S10B. Mitchell Round Hand Left Set 10/10. $13.50
N10-S5. Speedball Left Set of 5 Nibs. $10.95
HOLDERS: These are a few of our most popular holders. Having several holders means you won't have to change nibs in holders every time you want to use a different size. –John
H104. Standard Pen Holders. Black, Brown, Natural. $3.15 each
H105. Cork Tip Holder. Black, Brown, Natural. $5.10
H62. Mahogany Pen Holder. $3.49

• Black and/or walnut ink
BLACK
I70. Moon Palace Sumi. 6oz $12.95
I43. Best Bottle Sumi. 6.75oz $15.85
These are our two bestselling Sumi inks, there are many others.– John
I08. Higgins Eternal. $3.95
WALNUT
I53-2.5. Walnut Ink 2.5oz. $6.40
S449. Walnut Ink Crystals. 1.0oz. $3.75. (You will need a jar and a measuring spoon to reconstitute this ink: S276. Wide-mouthed Glass 1oz Ink Jar. $2.00)
S450. Walnut Ink Crystals in 1oz wide-mouthed plastic JAR. $2.00 (just add water)

• Gouache and/or watercolors of your choice
From Peter: "If you are buying watercolor, a suggested minimum would be ANY color you wish, plus either Payne's Gray or Neutral Tint. (These colors are not available in W&N Gouache.) Neither is a required color, but one or the other is very useful to have."
WN430. Winsor & Newton Watercolor. Neutral Tint. $9.29
WN465. Winsor & Newton Watercolor, Payne's Gray. $9.29

• Palette and water container
S679. 6 Well Rectangular Palette (plastic). $1.25
S744. Palette: 10-well Round. (plastic) $.95
S743. Palette: 7-well flower (plastic) $4.95
S747. Porcelain Blossom Dish. $13.23
S784. Three Piece Detachable Plastic Brush Washer. $3.92
S731. Foldable Water Container (for brushes). $8.80
• Old brush to load pens. BR43. White Bristle Brushes (pack of 3) Specify Flat or Round. $1.20 per pkt.

• Fine pointed brush, size 2 or 4
BR28. W&N Series #7 Watercolor Brush. #2 $28.34, #4 $53.62
BR46. Raphael Kolinsky 8404 Brushes #2 $26.81, #4 $45.09
BR22. Escoda Kolinsky Sable Brushes #2 $15.88, #4 $23.21
"You will want a good quality brush, really. Whenever you buy cheap art materials, you never stop paying for them." – Peter

• Layout paper (such as Borden & Riley, Bienfang 360, or Gilbert Bond)
P41. Bienfang Graphics 360 Pad. 9"x12". $12.78
P32-9. Canson Pro-Layout Marker Pad. 9"x12". $12.55
P39. Borden & Riley, Cotton Comp Pad. 9"x12" $9.49
P69. Gilbert Bond. 100 sht. 8.5"x11". $10.95
P70. Gilbert Bond. 50 sht. 11"x17". $11.95

• Nicer paper (white Fabriano Ingres, Arches MBM, Arches Text Laid, or any personal favorite)
PS104. Arches MBM Watercolor Paper. 25.5x20. $3.15
Arches Text Laid (no longer available)
PS22-WHI. German Ingres White. 18.75"x24.75". $1.71
Fabriano Ingres (no longer available)

OPTIONAL:
• Any ruling pen you already have.
N148. Tim's Folded Pen. $36.00 2/$34.20ea
N22. Ruling Pen. $45.00
N30. Folded Pen. $15.95

• T-square or triangle
S623. 18" Wooden T-Square with Acrylic Edge. $14.50
S692. 24" Wooden T-Square with Acrylic Edge. $16.50
S613. 45/90 Triangle, 12 in. $4.95
Also, a lap board (or table-top easel and board) will be helpful, but are not essential, for this workshop.



S142. Design Drawing Pencils
Design Drawing Pencils
Design 3800. Prismacolor Turquoise.


"6H" is hardest lead. "9B" is softest lead, Specify 6H, 5H, 4H, 3H, 2H, HB, H, F, B, 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B.



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S271. Metal Ruler: 18in
S271. Stainless Steel Ruler. 18".

18" Flexible, cork back. Marked in 1/16" and millimeters. An essential tool for calligraphers and bookbinders.



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S503. Metal Ruler 24 inches
24 Inch Stainless Steel Ruler.

24" flexible, cork back. Marked in 1/16" and millimeters. An essential tool for calligraphers and bookbinders.



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N02-S9. Brause Set of 9 Nibs
Widely used by professionals, the Brause Nibs are also the best calligraphy nibs for beginners. Stiff, durable high-quality nibs from Germany. Oblique cut calligraphy nibs, with the reservoir on top. If you have a heavy hand, Brause Nibs will work well. You can't go wrong with these chisel edged dip nibs for Italic, Blackletter (Gothic/Old English), and other hands. (Bandzung)

Sizes in set:
0.5mm
0.75mm
1.0 mm
1.5 mm
2.0 mm
2.5 mm
3.0 mm
4.0 mm
5.0 mm






Your Price $19.71

N04. Mitchell Nibs (Round Hand)
Mitchell Rexel Round Hand Nibs
Straight cut. Sizes 0(3.3mm), 1(3mm), 1-1/2(2.5mm),
2(2.3mm), 2-1/2(1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2(1mm),
4(0.9mm), 5(.75mm), 6(.6mm).

Flexible calligraphy nibs from England. Straight cut. Reservoirs are purchased separately. Though they are called Round Hand, these chisel edge nibs are good for many alphabets including Carolingian, Italic, Uncials, Gothic, Foundational Hand, and Roman Caps. Used by professional calligraphers with and without the reservoirs. Some beginners may have trouble with the flexibility. One of our most popular nibs for calligraphy. Give them a try.

See N05 for Left Hand Mitchell Nibs.




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N04-S10B. Mitchell Calligraphy Nib Set (10 Res)
Set of 10 Mitchell Rexel Round Hand Nibs with 10 Reservoirs.
Included sizes: 0 (3.3mm), 1( 3mm), 1-1/2 (2.5mm), 2(2.3mm), 2-1/2 (1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2 (1mm), 4(0.9mm), 5 (.75mm), 6 (.6mm).

Flexible calligraphy nibs from England. Straight cut. Though they are called Round Hand, these chisel edge nibs are good for many alphabets, including Italic, Carolingian, Uncials, Gothic (Blackletter/Old English), Foundational Hand, and Roman Caps. Widely used by professional calligraphers with and without the reservoirs. Some beginners may have trouble with the flexibility. One of our most popular dip pen nibs for calligraphy. Give them a try.

See item N05-S10B for the Left-Hand Set.



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N09. Speedball C Calligraphy Nibs
American calligraphy nibs for Italic, Blackletter (Gothic, Old English), Uncial, Half Uncial, Foundational and many other hands or alphabets. C-0, C-1, C-2, C-3, C-4, C-5, C-6. C-0 is largest, C-6 is smallest. Best in larger sizes. C-2, C-3, & C-4 are popular for beginners' classes. They rust easily so let them dry thoroughly before storing them away. Speedball C Calligraphy Nibs.

For more information about Speedball C nibs, click here.




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N09-S6. Speedball C Set of 6 Nibs
American calligraphy nibs for Italic, Blackletter (Gothic, Old English), Uncial, Half Uncial, Foundational and many other hands or alphabets. Sizes: C-0, C-1, C-2, C-3, C-4, C-5. C-0 is largest, C-5 is smallest. Speedball C nibs are best in larger sizes. C-2, C-3, & C-4 are popular for beginners' classes. They rust easily, so let them dry thoroughly before storing them away. Speedball C Calligraphy Nibs.

Size C-6 is available, but not in the set.

For more information about Speedball C nibs, click here.



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N06. Brause Left-hand Nib
Sizes in millimeters (0.5, 0.75, 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 2.5, 3.0, 4.0, 5.0). Hand-ground to left oblique.

Stiffer nibs with reservoir on top. High-quality nibs from Germany. If you have a heavy hand, these will work well.
Use this left-handed nib for left-handed calligraphic writing.




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Your Price $3.50

N05. Mitchell Nibs (Round Hand) Left
Mitchell Rexel Round Hand Nibs (Left-Hand)
Left oblique cut.

Sizes: 0(3.3mm), 1(3mm), 1-1/2(2.5mm), 2(2.3mm), 2-1/2(1.8mm), 3(1.4mm), 3-1/2(1mm), 4(0.9mm), 5(.75mm), 5.5(.675mm), 6(.6mm).

Flexible calligraphy nibs from England. Left oblique cut. Reservoirs are purchased separately. Though they are called Round Hand, these chisel edge nibs are good for many alphabets including Italic, Carolingian, Uncials, Gothic (Blackletter/Old English), Foundational Hand, and Roman Caps. Widely used by professional calligraphers with and without the reservoirs. Some beginners may have trouble with the flexibility. One of our four most popular nibs for calligraphy. Give these left handed nibs a try.




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Your Price $1.45

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