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27-1013.00 - Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Anatomical models
  • Bust armatures
  • Figure armature systems
  • Head armatures
Angle grinder
  • Angle grinders
Artist knives
  • Encaustic scrapers
Bench scales
  • Digital scales
Blow torch
  • Oxyacetylene torches
  • Digital calipers
Camera flashes or lighting
  • Remote firing flashes
  • Stationary lighting systems
  • Strobe flashes
Camera lens
  • Camera lenses
Camera lens filter
  • Lens filters
Camera tripods
  • Photography tripods
Clay or modeling tools
  • Bevel tools
  • Clay cutters
  • Clay mixers
  • Detail carving tools
  • Edging tools
  • Extruder dies
  • Fettling knives
  • Hand glaze mixers
  • Handlemaker tools
  • Loop tools
  • Mold knives
  • Pot lifts
  • Potter's ribs
  • Pottery cleanup tools
  • Pottery duster brushes
  • Pugmills
  • Round hole punches
  • Saber saws
  • Sculpting thumbs
  • Sgraffito tools
  • Slab mats
  • Slab rollers
  • Square hole cutters
  • Thin line sculpting tools
  • Tile presses
Developing tongs
  • Printing tongs
Developing trays
  • Processing trays
Digital cameras
  • Single lens reflex SLR cameras
Drying cabinets or ovens
  • Drying cabinets
Extruders for modeling materials
  • Handheld clay extruders
Film squeegee
  • Print squeegees
Fountain pens
  • Artists' fountain pens
Gas welding or brazing or cutting apparatus
  • Brazing tools
Grinding machines
  • Ball mills
  • Bush hammers
Handheld thermometer
  • Digital thermometers
  • Digital hydrometers
Kiln accessories for firing ceramics
  • Kiln oxygen probes
  • Kiln ventilation hoods
Kiln furniture
  • Ceramic bead bars
  • Kiln carts
Kilns for firing ceramics
  • Electric kilns
  • Gas kilns
  • Glass kilns
  • Pottery kilns
  • Raku kilns
Laboratory graduated cylinders
  • Graduated measuring cylinders
Laser printers
  • Photo quality computer printers
Masks or accessories
  • Dust masks
Mat cutter
  • Mat cutters
Metal inert gas welding machine
  • Metal inert gas MIG welders
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
Paint sprayers
  • Paint spray guns
Palette knives
  • Artists' palette knives
Palettes for paint or ink mixing
  • Artists' palettes
Personal computers
Photographic enlargers
  • Photo enlargers
Photographic timer
  • Enlarger timers
Plasma cutting machine
  • Plasma cutters
Pneumatic hammer
  • Pneumatic chisels
Potters wheels for hand made ceramics
  • Electric potters wheels
  • Kick wheels
Power grinders
  • Die grinders
Power sanders
Power saws
  • Electric saws
Protective gloves
  • Heat resistant gloves
  • Digital pyrometers
  • Riffler rasps
  • Steel rasps
Rock cutters
  • Stone saws
Safety glasses
  • Protective safety glasses
Sand blasting machine
  • Sandblasting guns
  • Computer data input scanners
Sharpening stones or tools or kits
  • Tool sharpening stones
Shielded metal arc welding or stick welding machine
  • Shielded arc welders
  • Encaustic spatulas
Specialty brushes
  • Acrylic paintbrushes
  • Oil paintbrushes
  • Sumi paintbrushes
Spirit burners
  • Alcohol lamps
Stonemason chisel
  • Hand chisels
  • Stone carving chisels
  • Stone carving knives
Tablet computers
  • Theromcouples
Tile cutter
  • Tile cutters
  • Dipping tongs
  • Raku tongs
Triple beam balances
  • Triple beam scales
Utility knives
  • Linoleum cutters
  • Digital viscosometers
Watercolor brushes
  • Watercolor paintbrushes
Welding masks
  • Welding facial shields
Wood chisels
  • Wood carving chisels
  • Wood carving skews
Wood gouge
  • Wood carving gouges
Wood mannequins
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Accounting software
  • Intuit QuickBooks Hot technology
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Autodesk 3D Studio Design
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Hot technology
  • Dassault Systemes CATIA Hot technology
  • Trimble SketchUp
Data base user interface and query software
  • eArtist
  • Camp Software Art Licensing Manager
  • FileMaker Bento
  • GYST
Desktop publishing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe FrameMaker
  • Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign Hot technology
Development environment software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe ActionScript Hot technology
Document management software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat Hot technology
  • Code Line Art Files
Electronic mail software
  • Email software
Enterprise application integration software
  • Extensible markup language XML Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Creative Cloud Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Flash Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe FreeHand
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe ImageReady
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
  • Corel CorelDraw Graphics Suite
  • Corel Paint Shop Pro
  • Corel Painter
  • Corel Photo-Paint
  • Inkscape
  • Microsoft Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Serif DrawPlus
  • Xara Designer Pro X
Instant messaging software
  • Twitter
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Object or component oriented development software
  • C# Hot technology
  • C++ Hot technology
  • Python Hot technology
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Point of sale POS software
  • Credit card processing software
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Project management software
  • WorkingArtist Systems WorkingArtist
Video creation and editing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe AfterEffects Hot technology
Web page creation and editing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Dreamweaver Hot technology
  • Facebook Hot technology
Web platform development software
  • Hypertext markup language HTML Hot technology
  • JavaScript Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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