72 or more Prismacolor pencils(120 is even better!)-Artist's Quality! SHARPENED before class. Be sure to get the pencils in the black box-NOT the scholar grade. (please note-you do not need watercolor pencils)
Olfa or other small snap-off knife(or exacto)
A smooth, firm work surface-no bumps or texture-approx. 12"x14". I use plexiglass.
Manual pencil sharpener-the kind with replaceable blades. You do not need extra blades.
A small stylus
Small knitting needle or dead ballpoint pen
1 white Prismacolor pencil #938
Any other pencils you ALREADY own if space allows (especially Verithin, also Lyra, Polychromos, etc)
A Speedball C-0 or B-0 pen point
One full sheet black Canson Mi Tientes and 3 other nice papers of your choice 8"x10" or larger
OPTIONAL: Only if you already have on hand and can easily bring:
Any other wide pens you ALREADY have
Electric pencil sharpener
Black non-waterproof ink (like Higgins Eternal)
These Prismacolor pencils if they are not in your set: True Blue #903, Process Red #994, Light Aqua #992, Yellow #915 or #916, Indigo #901, and Brown #947 05 #946.
NOTE FROM PAPER AND INK ARTS: Please check our sister company for these pencils: