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Bob Hurford Fun with Colored Pencils

Fun with Colored Pencils - Beginner Skill Level
Teacher: Bob Hurford

Class Supplies
  • Kneaded eraser (E09)
  • roll of "magic" tape (S1046)
  • An eraser for colored pencils (S86)
  • X-Acto knife with pointed #11 blade (S417, S130, S1001)
  • Brush for brushing away pencil crumbs (S990)
  • Pencil sharpener (PL22, PL34)
  • Three sheets 8" x 10" 140# hot press watercolor paper, Stonehenge Aqua is excellent but Arches etc. is okay too (PA110)
  • Pencils (all pencils are Prismacolor brand): PC916 Canary Yellow, PC918 Orange, PC1002 Yellowed Orange, PC1003 Spanish Orange, PC1004 Yellow Chartreuse, PC912 Apple Green, PC1090 Kelp Green, PC1096 Kelly Green, PC922 Poppy Red, PC923 Scarlet Lake, PC937 Tuscan Red, PC938 White, PC1077 Colorless Blender, #734 Prismacolor Verithin White (excellent for sharpening edges). (PL05, S818)
Optional Supplies
  • Pencil extender for when those pencils get really short and hard to handle (PL25)
  • Loctite Super Glue Gel for fixing broken leads.

E09. Kneaded Rubber Eraser
Kneaded Rubber Eraser.

Used to erase pencil (graphite). Cherryl Moote suggested it for removing the white lines fom a white lead mechanical pencil.

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S1046. 3M "Magic Tape" 3/4 inch wide
3M "Magic Tape." 3/4-inch wide, 300 inches long.

This is Bob Hurford's favorite "eraser" for colored pencils. A great addition to any artist's toolbox.

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S86. Eraser: Magic Rub
S86. Magic Rub Eraser

For erasing pencil guidelines. Non abrasive.

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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 it's PURPLE (or Black, Blue, Red). It's no more expensive than X-Acto's basic knife! Safety Cap, #11 Blade.

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S130. Excel Blade #11
#1 Craft Knife Blade. .

Same blade as X-acto #1, but sharper and less expensive.

The standard pointed blade for cutting. Super sharp, double honed carbon steel blades. Works in both Xacto and Excel craft knives.

Choose 5 pack or 100 pack.

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S990. Drafting Brush
S990. Drafting Brush.

Horsehair bristles with a comfortable handle. Great for studio or classroom use.

Brush is 10" long including handle.
Bristles are 2.25" long.

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PL22. Pentel Mechanical Pencil Lead Refills
PL22. Pentel Mechanical Pencil Lead Refills

Refill leads will fit any mechanical pencil. Choose from five sizes and two hardnesses. 12 pieces (0.9mm, 15 pieces).

0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 0.9mm: 2H or HB

0.2mm HB (For PL30 Orentz 0.2mm Pencil)

For Pentel GraphGear Mechanical Pencils, see item PL21.
For Pentel Orentz 0.2mm Mechanical Pencil, see item PL30.
For eraser refills, see item PL23.


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PA110. Stonehenge Aqua, 8.5x11 inch, 20 sheets
PA110-8.5. Stonehenge Aqua, 8.5x11 inch, 20 sheets

Superior quality watercolor paper at a lower price. HP (Hot Press) surface for calligraphy, fine-detail watercolor, and colored pencil. A very smooth paper that gives a sharp, even edge to letters. Favored by Vivian Mungall, Bob Hurford and others. Machine made (USA). 100% cotton, pH neutral. 250gsm. 4 cut edges. Chlorine-free, no animal gelatin. 140lb. White.

Cut to 8.5"x11", 20-sheet pack.
This item does not require extra paper shipping.

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PL05. Prismacolor Premier Pencils
Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils

Artists' quality colored pencils for every level of expertise, high quality pigments for a rich color saturation.
Soft, thick cores create a smooth color laydown for superior blending and shading while thick leads resist breakage.

These are the colors recommended by Bob Hurford for his IAMPETH 2018 class "Fun with Colored Pencils":
Canray Yellow, Orange, Yellow Orange, Spanish Orange, Yellow Chartreuse, Apple Green, Kelp Green, Kelly Green, Poppy Red, Scarlet Lake, Tuscan Red, White and Blender.

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S818. Prismacolor Verithin Colored Pencils
These quality colored pencils feature a high strength lead
that won’t snap under normal writing pressure. Dense structure of pigments provide vivid colors that won’t smear or fade. Takes a fine point in any sharpener every time.
Good for lettering.

Choose color:
Process Red
True Blue
White - recommended for Bob Hurforsd's IAMPETH 2018 class "Fun with Colored Pencils"

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PL25. Pencil Extender
PL25. Pencil Extender

Extend the life of your pencils with this must-have tool. A sliding ring holds the pencil securely while you draw or write. Fits most round pencils and hexagonal pencils.

Your Price $4.65

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