Favourite Supplies & Resources

Here you will find all my favourite things.  I do have a small but top quality range of supplies available in the pop-up shop in my studio, so do get in touch if you'd like to get anything directly from me.  The link to supplies & materials available online from my studio pop-up shop is here.

STUDIO POP-UP SHOP - I currently have the following items stocked for sale:

  • A variety of 100% cotton loose leaf watercolour surfaces (when only the best will do) including paper stock, card stock, postcards & greeting cards in a variety of weights and surface textures (Hot Press, Cold Press, Not, Rough) in various sizes including sample packs of a range of papers and paper that can be cut to your specific size needs.
  • Watercolour paints
  • Watercolour brushes
  • Enamel butchers tray pallettes for mixing paints
  • Kneadable Erasers
  • Pigment fine liners (0.3, 0.5, 0.7mm set of three)
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Masking Tape (standard tape and the fabulous Frog tape)
  • Artists Natural Silk Sponge : 1.5-2"
  • Pre-loved watercolour sets ready for a new home (great if you're on a tight budget)
  • Probably some extra items I haven't listed here yet


ART SUPPLIES (New Zealand)

Hobbyland - You will get $5 off your first order if you use this link.  
Hobby Land NZ


Jackson's Art Supplies - This link will give you 10% off your first order when you create an account and make your first order.  A huge range of supplies that are drool-worthy.

I have a lot of favourites, only some of which are listed here, do get in touch for a chat if you'd like to pick my brain or for any advice.

RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES (if I am out of stock)

Amazon USA (www.amazon.com) often offers free shipping to New Zealand.  In addition their free Amazon Prime Membership gives you additional discounts and benefits.

★ - Currently in stock online
- Currently in stock, but not yet loaded online, please contact Jo to purchase directly


  • ★ Uniball Signo UM-153: Fabulous gel pens, including my favourite white gel pen, but these are not waterproof.  I usually have these in stock online in my store
  •  Uniball Vision: Waterproof, fadeproof, archival quality ink, available in eight ink colors, with a fine or micro point.
  •  Uniball Eye:  As noted above for Uniball Vision.  The Vision and the Eye are basically identical but branded differently.
  • Pilot G-Tec-C: Fine Liner Pens for use with watercolour

100% Cotton Watercolour Paper - Handmade

100% Cotton Watercolour Paper - Handmade


Princeton Artist Brush Neptune, Brushes for Watercolor Series 4750, Mottler Synthetic Squirrel, Size 150


Ticonderoga Yellow Pencils with eraser ends, 72 pack for under NZ$30

Amazon Natural Wood #2 Pencils, Pre-Sharpened, 144 pack for under NZ$10


Mega Craft Punch, Scalloped Circle

Set of Three Star Punches


Mini Envelopes (500 pack)

500 Pack 5 x 7 Inch A7 Envelopes

A2 Envelopes Self Adhesive Printable Envelopes x 800

PAINT (non-Watercolour) & GILDING

Sennelier Abstract Liner Set

Pebeo Gedeo Mixtion Relief Gilding Paste

Lefranc Bourgeois Flashe Vinyl Paint, Iridescent Pearl White

Lefranc Bourgeois Flashe Vinyl Paint, 80ml (2.7-oz) Tube, Ash Blue


Jacquard Piñata High Gloss Varnish - Topcoat for Alcohol Inks

Fun Stuff & Gift Ideas for Budding Artists


Art Dice - Drawing & Painting Game for Creative Inspiration in The Studio and Classroom

Art Dice for Inspiration



Silver PRO Microphone Shock Mount

Single Monitor Arm in White, Gas Springs

Single Monitor Arm in White, Gas Springs

Dual Monitor Arms - Height Adjustable Computer Monitor Desk Stand Fits 13-32'' Monitor, Full Motion Swivel Double Gas Spring Monitor Arms, Each Arm Holds Up to

Full Motion Monitor Desk Mounts for 2 Monitors, Gas Spring

Dual Monitor Arms - Height Adjustable Computer Monitor Desk Stand Fits 13-32'' Monitor, Full Motion Swivel Double Gas Spring Monitor Arms

Dual Monitor Heavy Duty Mount in Black

Dual Monitor Desk Mount, Heavy Duty Fully Adjustable Steel Stand in White

Metal Mic Boom Arm

Boom Mic Arm, 360° Rotatable, Adjustable & Foldable Desk Microphone Arm Stand

Watch this space, more art links coming...












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Raymond Geddes 69836 Mash Ups Scented Erasers For Kids (Pack of 24)

 Uniball Vision Rollerball Pens, Black Pens Pack of 36