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Supply List:
  • Pointed Nibs you like. Suggest: Nikko-G, Zebra-G or Tachahashi(N113, N118, N137)
  • Pen Holders: Oblique or Straight; (H113, H114)
  • Broad-edged nibs: Speedball C2, Brause 3mm OR Parallel 3.8 without cartridges; (N09, N02, FP67)
  • Ink: Walnut or Peliken 4001 to practice lettering; Sumi Ink -i.e. Moon Palace for lettering on painted surface; (I70, I04, S449)
  • Gouache: bring a couple of colors you like; Watercolors in tubes or pan sets (i.e. Prang); (S808)
  • Mixing brush; (BR43)
  • Mixing palette; (S679)
  • Water container; (S992)
  • Paper towels; (S817)
  • Small pointed Brush - #2 or #4; 1/4" or bigger Sumi or Bamboo brush, for Washes; (BR26)
  • Pencil; (S142)
  • Ruler; (S270)
  • Eraser; (E13)
  • Embossing Stylus; (S478)
  • Pigma Micron - 01 or 03; (M17)
  • Xacto Knife; (S417)
  • Cutting Mat; (S504)
  • Gold Powder (optional); (I139)
  • Dr. Martin's Bleed Proof White (optional); (I38)
  • Quotes you like or I'll supply;
  • Practice Paper: Canson Pro Layout Marker pad (9"x12"); (P32)
  • 2 sheets Stonehenge (or equivalent), one sheet in white, creme, natural or grey, and one in black. Cut or tear these to 7" x 11"ish (I like to keep the deckle edge at the bottom of my page) You can get about 8 sheets/pieces from one large sheet if you cut lengthwise fi rst, that's the 11.25" size, then cut to 7" width.) (PS95)
  • Your Enthusiasm and Smiles!
  • $5 material fee for handout booklet and I will bring along some unusual tools to try.


S449. Walnut Ink Crystals
Dissolve 1 teaspoon crystals in 1/2 cup distilled water, wait for 25-35 minutes, and then you will have a warm, rich walnut ink. The ink is lightfast, flows well and is highly recommended by many master scribes. Makes a wonderful brown or sepia ink for calligraphy, drawing, washes or antiquing paper. Non-waterproof Made from walnut hulls.

Choose Size:
1oz
2oz
4oz
8oz
16oz

The best price for walnut ink crystals is 4oz and larger.



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S808. Koh-I-Noor Watercolor Wheels
Kohinoor Watercolor Wheels.

Rich, opaque watercolor at a great price. 24 brilliant colors in four disks, which stack and lock for convenient portability. Use the clear lid as a 6-section palette.




Your Price $10.35

BR43. White Bristle Brushes (pack of 3)
BR43. White Bristle Brushes (pack of 3)

Great for mixing gouache or loading ink.

Choose Flat (sizes 2,4,6) or Round (sizes 1,3,5).



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S992. Double Water Cup
S992. Double Water Cup

This water cup/brush washer has two separate compartments, each with its own lid. The entire lid pops off to refill, while the small lid on each compartment can be opened independently.



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S817. Viva Papertowels, 12 sheets
S817. Viva Paper towels, 12 sheets

Recommended by Harvest Crittenden for wiping pen points and brushes:
"I've used them exclusively for at least 8 years. They don't leave fuzz on the pen points or brushes."

We have made these available for those outside the USA or in areas where this brand is not readily available. This is a small pack of 12 sheets for easy shipping.



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BR26. W&N Sceptre Gold 101 Brush
W&N Sceptre Gold 101 Brush, Round, Short Handle

For fine detail, lines & washes. A traditional and popular head shape for all-purpose watercolor work. Can be used for broad strokes yet it will also form a sharp point. They possess excellent color holding capacity, sensitivity, spring and durability. Recommended by Michael Sull.

High quality brushes made from a mix of sable and synthetic fibres. They are ideal for watercolor and suitable for use with acrylic. For watercolor media, while today's synthetic brushes perform excellently, pure sable still has the edge. With a blend you can get performance that is close to sable at a price that is close to synthetic. The blend of hair in Sceptre Gold II also gives you added benefits. Sable hair has excellent spring while the high-quality synthetic filaments ensure that the brushes are soft enough to work the color but also have a strong snap so they return back to their original shape with ease. The high proportion of sable in Sceptre Gold II gives the brushes considerably more ability to make larger washes in one stroke than normal synthetic brushes, and the hairs are tapered to a fine point, giving the brush control for detailed work.

Winsor and Newton Sceptre Gold 101 Brush Round Short Handle




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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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S270. Metal Ruler:12in
S270. Stainless Steel Ruler 12"

Flexible, cork back.



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E13. Staedtler Mars White Plastic Eraser
E13. Staedtler Mars White Plastic Eraser

A highly recommended white plastic eraser. For erasing pencil.



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S478. Ball Burnisher / Stylus - 2 tips
Ball Burnisher / Embossing Tool

Two tips with different sized balls. Judy Melvin uses this tool in her "Walnut and Sumi Inks & Embossing" technique descripted in Art Expose (B3044).
The balls are 0.045" and 0.072".



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