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Tailor’s Chalk

  Description/Application Tailor’s Chalk is used in tailoring and dressmaking for temporarily marking fabric, and typically comes in white or blue pigment. 2 Resources Tailor’s chalk is usually...
By Katherine Story
In Fashion

Markers

  Description/Application Art Markers come in a variety of colors, often with a wide chisel edge and fine point tip. Colorless blenders used for mixing color are sold...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Art and Design Education, Communications Design, Drawing, Fashion, Foundation, Illustration, Industrial Design, Interior Design

Crayon

  Description/Application Crayons are colored wax, molded into a cylindrical form. Crayons are used for drawing and writing. They are typically utilized by children because of their clean...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Art and Design Education, Drawing, Illustration

Conté Crayon

  Description/Application Conté crayon is a compressed stick of pigment and clay, most commonly black, white, or sanguine (red) colored. Conté is hard and rectangular and therefore suited...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Drawing, Foundation, Painting

Colored Pencils

  Description/Application Colored pencils are an art medium constructed of a narrow, pigmented core encased in a wooden cylindrical case. They are typically utilized for sketching or drafting,...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Architecture, Art and Design Education, Drawing, Fashion, Foundation, Illustration, Interior Design, Painting

Ceramic Stain

  Description/Application Ceramic pigments, commonly referred to as stains, are blends of metal and ceramic oxides that have been fired and reground into a fine powder. Stains are...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Ceramics, Sculpture

Pastel

  Description/Application Pastel is a powdered pigment rolled into round or square sticks and held together with the binder, methylcellulose. Pastels come in hard, soft, oil, or pastel...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Communications Design, Drawing, Foundation, Industrial Design, Painting, Research

Glazes

  Description/Application Glazes are clay sealants/coatings composed of silica, a flux, and a refractory element. Once fired, clay vessels sealed with glaze can properly hold liquids. Resources Silica...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Ceramics, Research, Sculpture

Coloring Oxides

  Description/Application Coloring oxides are added to color clay, glazes, and underglazes.The addition of different mixtures of oxides provides customizations of color and firing temperatures. Resources They are...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Ceramics, Research

Charcoal

  Description/Application A dry drawing medium that is versatile in its application. From very light to intensely black, it is a material that is less than permanent, easily...
By Carolyn Shafer
In Communications Design, Drawing, Foundation, Industrial Design, Painting, Research