Vining/Drawing and Painting with Colored Pencils

Spring 2020

Required Supplies

1 Set Prismacolor Colored Pencils, type: The Premier Set

 (wax base) Note: Begin with a set of 12 or 24 (your choice)

1 Prismacolor 3750 Premier Colored Pencil Accessory Kit with 

Blenders and Erasers, 7-piece set, Multi

1 Stonehenge Paper Tablet 9” x 12” this paper is 100% cotton, neutral pH and acid-free for colored pencil art

1 X-acto Knife with extra blades

1 Scissors 

1 can Prismacolor Fixative (matte finish) Note: to be used outdoors only

1 12 inch ruler

1 Brass Hand Held Pencil Sharpener by: M + R made in Germany

Optional Supplies:

1 small bottle Gamblin Gamsol 100% Odorless Mineral Spirits 

Note: Gamblin Gamsol is preferred in this studio

1 dozen white Q-tips

1-Small Sketchbook, 5 ¼” x 8 ½” 

Note: the Premium Sketchbook from Peter Pauper Press at has acid-free paper that doesn’t bleed through

1 set 12 Cray-pas Expressionist oil pastels

1 Art gum eraser

1-Eraser Shield

1-Derwent Battery Operated Eraser

1-Roll of white acid-free Artist Tape

1 Jar of Brush and Pencil: Colored Pencil Powder Blender

1 Heavy Duty Electric Battery Powered Pencil Sharpener 

by EcoElectronix E-20

Optional text for Beginning Students: 

Basic Colored Pencil Techniques  by Bet Borgeson

Optional text for Intermediate Students:

Colored Pencil Portraits Step by Step by Ann Kullberg