Fun & Funky Letters | August 24, 25, 26

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John Neal Books is not hosting these classes.

Fun & Funky Letters |August 24, 25, 26 / 11am-1pm (Chicago time / CDT / GMT-5)0
Supply List:
PLEASE NOTE: You do not need to buy all these supplies. These are suggestions. You may work with what you have. The supplies you absolutely need in order to take the class have been starred *.
  • Any type of ruling pen (e.g., Ruling Writer, Handwritmic, Dreaming Dogs, etc.) (N22, N211, N208, N33)
  • Any type of folded pen (e.g., Luthis, Tim's, handmade cola pen*) (N155, N148, N30)
  • One each of Speedball B & C nibs (only if you have them, and in larger sizes like 0 or 1) (N16, N09)
  • An automatic pen in 1/4" or larger size (N27)
  • Any kind of pointed nib and a straight holder* (N113, N118, N129)
  • 1 fine point black marker like Pigma Micron in Size 01 or a Sharpie* (M17)
  • Fineline Applicator (preferred size: 20 gauge/.5mm -- blue tip) (S936)
  • White gel pen (your favorite brand--could also have some colors if you prefer)* (M61)
  • Small bottle each of black sumi and walnut ink, plus cups for ink* (I70, I150)
  • Small bottle of distilled water (to dilute sumi if necessary)*
  • 30 ml jar of Dr. Martin's or Winsor & Newton Bleedproof White or a small tube of white gouache and cup to mix (I38, WNG1)
  • 2 to 3 tubes or bottles of your favorite watercolors* (Click HERE for our selection of watercolors)
  • One inexpensive flat (1/8") watercolor brush* (Simply Simmons is a good brand) (BR60)
  • One inexpensive pointed watercolor brush* (BR26)
  • 6 well paint palette* (S679)
  • Metallic gold watercolor* (e.g., Schmincke Horadam Gold, Daniel Smith Iridescent Gold, Finetec metallics, etc.) (S1000)
  • Metallic Schmincke Dry Gouache Sec or Pearl Ex Powdered Pigments (to sprinkle into wet media) (I139)
  • Lots of practice paper with some tooth, preferably 11" x 17" or 12" x 18".* (Pacon Sulphite drawing paper (80lb. or 90lb.) is good because it has a bit of texture. Don't use really smooth paper. A pad of Strathmore Drawing paper is another option.) (P100, P70)
  • A few of your favorite colored pencils* (PL28)
  • A few sheets of tracing paper* (P43)
  • A few half or quarter sheets of your favorite nice papers.* One white, one color, and one black. (Suggestions: Arches Text Wove, Nideggen, Bugra, Tiziano, Canson Mi­Tientes, Arches Black Cover, Artagain Black, Papier Canal Montréal, etc.) (PS01, PS93, PS21-WHT, PS21-BLK, PS90, P58)
  • Water container (for cleaning tools) * (S1005)
  • Roll of paper towels* (S817)
$13.70 $9.65