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Materials

Here is a short list of some materials you may need to bring/ purchase from your tutor.

 

Upholstery for Beginners

You will need a measuring tape, tailors chalk, fabric scissors and a project to work on.

 

Glass Workshops

Students can purchase glass and accessories direct from the tutor if there is a specific colour they require. Such requirements need to be notified 10 working days in advance to ensure delivery on time.  

 

Jewellery Workshops

All tools and materials including sterling silver are provided.

 

Wonders of Watercolour

It  will be useful to have the following items with you. Source material –  photo (s), a sketch or object you would like to work from. Pencil and rubber, an A4 or A5 pad of watercolour paper (140lb/300g) or watercolour block ( the pages are all joined together ), watercolour paints, pans or tubes ( small box of Windsor and Newton are popular and cost around £10), watercolour brushes, recommended sizes are 2, 5 and 9, tissues, and masking tape.

 

Sketching

Please bring some ball point pens (black plus a few other colours), a pencil, a set of good-quality watercolours, a medium brush and a jar for water. You should also bring some watercolour paper and A4 office paper.

 

Relief Printing

All materials are provided.

 

Pottery

Clay can be purchased from the centre or you can practice with recycled clay.