KOAC’S ART SUPPLY SALE

KOAC is hosting an ART SUPPLY SALE in the fall of 2022! Please stay tuned for the when-and-where details.

Do you have art supplies that you no longer need?

KOAC is grateful for your donations of gently-used to new-condition art supplies. Please see below for a list of acceptable donation items.

Donations can be brought to:

Good Neighbour Community Market

149 5 Ave SE, Calgary

Thurs – Sat 11am – 5pm

DRAWING AND SKETCHING SUPPLIES

PENCILS :

In sets or as-new condition singles. Gently used to as-new condition.

Graphite Pencils

Charcoal

Coloured pencils

Conte and other mixed media drawing pencils

 

PASTELS:

In sets or as-new condition singles. Good to as-new condition.

Chalk pastels

Oil pastels

Conte

Charcoal

Crayon, sticks, pencil or pots

 

INKS AND INK MARKERS:

As-new condition

Drawing Inks in original sealed container

Primacolour or Copic Markers and Ink Refills – In singles or sets

 

ARCHIVAL INK DRAWING MARKERS AND PENS:

Good to as-new condition

Sets and singles

New condition archival ink – brands such as Faber Castell, Tombow, Sakura, Copic, Pentel

 

DRAWING TOOLS:

Gently used to as-new condition

Calligraphy pens

Ruling pen

Technical pen – eg: rapidograph

French curve

Compass

Set squares

T squares

Eraser in new condition –  vinyl, kneaded or gum erasers

Electric pencil sharpener

Hand pencil sharpener

Overhead projector

 

DRAWING SURFACES:

As-new condition

Paper – archival

Artist paper bound in pads 

Sketchpads and books 

Large loose sheets must be in as new condition, in original packaging or wrapped with watermark of brand-  no larger than 42 inches

 

PORTFOLIOS AND ART CARRIER BAGS:

Good to as-new condition

 

PRINTMAKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:

Good to as-new condition 

Silk screen frames

Printmaking plates and stones

Water and Oil-based printing inks

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PAINTING SUPPLIES

PAINT:

Gently-used to as-new condition. Artist quality paints in sealed original containers.

Linseed, Walnut oil, Safflower oil, Poppyseed

Water mixable oils

Alkaloid

Acrylics

Wax based

Encaustic

Watercolours

 

PAINTING MEDIUMS:

Gently-used to as-new condition. Artist quality mediums.

Glazes, gesso, texturing and  modeling mediums – absolutely no sparkles

Non- aerosol archival quality varnishes for all of above paint types 

Gesso

 

PAINTING SURFACES:

As new condition – no larger than 42 inches

Primed and unprimed artist quality stretched canvas panels – standard and gallery sized frames

Primed and unprimed artist quality Birch panels 

Unstretched Canvas- primed or unprimed Sizes no smaller than 48 inches square

Painting stretchers – clean – no staples or paint call if oversize

Primed and unprimed masonite painting boards

Watercolour paper blocks

All large sheet papers must have a watermark or be in original packaging

 

BRUSHES:

Good to as-new condition All types and sizes. Artist quality.

 

PAINT PALETTES:

Gently-used to as-new condition

Stay wet palettes

Disposable paper palettes

Clean ceramic and plastic palettes

 

PAINTING TOOLS AND KNIVES:

Gently-used to as-new condition

Rubber, Plastic and Metal 

Palette, painting, texturing knives

WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT:

Any soiled or very used condition materials

Paints that are dried up

Absolutely no sparkles

Spray paint, or any aerosols

Solvents or flammables of any kind

– acetone,  turpentine, methyl hydrate, ethanol, lacquer thinner – etc

Sparkles, foils, fabrics or wool

Seasonal and one-off project kits

Dry pigment

Stenciling kits

Used painting surfaces.-  canvases, canvas boards, wood panels

Art frames

Matt board

Glass

 

PLEASE CALL US ABOUT ITEMS SUCH AS:  

Gently used canvas stretchers frames with canvas and staples removed over 36″

Pottery wheel

Darkroom equipment

Sculpture tools – carving and casting supplies

Bronze casting wax

Other – high quality artist materials not on our list seeking a home

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