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Barbara Close - Word Garden

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Fun and unique Lettering styles are such great partners with beautiful, simple but elegant florals. In this course we will be doing several, fun & unique styles of letters enhanced by colorful flowers. Everyone can do this. It’s relaxing, entertaining & challenging all at the same time. Barbara will instruct step-by-step processes to get the job done; no need to be a full-time or long-time artist. Results are stunning. Who doesn’t love a fabulous bouquet of gorgeous letters and flowers?

  • Watercolor brushes - #4 or #6 with good tip (bring both if you have them)
  • Triangle/wedge brush (if you have one)
  • 1” sponge brush or 1” house painting brush (to create background washes)
  • Prang watercolor sets or a few tubes of gouache colors with palette
  • Two water containers
  • Pigma Microns #03 and #08 or other brand of monoline pen you like
  • Pointed nibs of your choice
  • Ink of your choice (such as sumi, Pelikan or walnut)
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Ruler
  • Painter's Tape
  • Kitchen sponge (not with scrubbie) cut to 1” squares or 1”X 2” rectangles
  • Small spray bottle
  • A few paper towels (cut in half to have a small stack)
  • 9” X 12” watercolor paper pad cut to 6” X 9” sheets
  • Book rings or clips to hold pages together
  • Practice paper (printer paper or Canson Pro Layout)
  • OPTIONAL: Embossing stylus
  • OPTIONAL: Gold powder
  • OPTIONAL: Sakura gel pen
  • Winsor & Newton Sceptre Series 101 Brush, #6
    Price: $10.49
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    Ruby Satin Pointed Triangle Brush, Medium
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    Liquitex Paddle Brush 1''
    Price: $8.59
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    16 color set of Prang watercolors
    Price: $12.99
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    Flat 6 well mixing pan
    Price: $0.79
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    Faber-Castell Click & Go Water Pot
    Price: $4.99
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    Moon Palace Sumi Ink
    Price: $11.95
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    Pelikan 4001 Ink
    Price: $12.99
    Walnut Drawing Ink, 2 oz.
    Price: $8.99
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    Drawing Pencil
    Price: $1.26
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    Kneaded Eraser
    Price: $1.09
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    C-Thru Plastic Ruler  2''x18''
    Price: $3.95
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    Artist Tape 1/2 in x 60 yd White
    Price: $6.99
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    Mini Misters set of 3
    Price: $5.19
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    Canson Pro Layout, 50 sheets 9" x 12"
    Price: $13.09
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    Kemper Small Double Ball Stylus
    Price: $3.19
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    Kemper Medium Double Ball Stylus
    Price: $3.19
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    Pearl Ex Powdered Pigments
    Price: $5.99
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