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Essential Materials List for Freshers

All First Year students are expected to buy the underlisted materials & bring them to class

  1. Tool bag (compulsory –Available at the Department)
  2. Portfolio case (compulsory–Available at the Department)
  3. 1 Sketchbook, spiral bound, approx. 9x12 inches, (compulsory–Available at the Department)
  4. 1 Erasers (white graphic and kneaded)
  5. 1 Utility knife (matte knife) and blades
  6. Scissors
  7. 1 Metal ruler, 12 or 18 inches
  8. 1 Plastic ruler
  9. 1 Pair or divider
  10. I Pen nib holder & Calligraphic pens (at least 3)
  11. I bottle black drawing ink (waterproof preferred)
  12. Additional black markers - ballpoint, rollerball, Sharpie
  13. Drawing pencils H, HB, 2B and 4B
  14. Colour pencils
  15. Felt tipped markers both fine and thick tipped (set of colours)
  16. Rubber cement
  17. Basic acrylic color 4 oz. Tubes
  18. Set of NYLON BRISTLE brushes (about 6 sizes, flat #2,4 & 8 and round #0 & 2)
  19. Mixing palette (disposable palette, freezer wrapping paper or sheet of Plexiglas)
  20. Plastic Palette
  21. 1 roll masking tape
  22. Ivory soap (liquid - for brush cleaning)
  23. Paper towels or a rag (for brush cleaning)
  24. Water container e.g. ice cube tray, small jar
  25. Digital Still Camera
  26. Laptop computer with accessories
  27. Various collected materials for use in collage; photos, newspaper, magazines, etc.

 

Optional

  • T-square (optional), at least 24"
  • Plastic triangles, clear 45 degree, clear 60-30 degree (larger better)
  • Flexible or French curve