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Vancouver Island School of Art

302-733 Johnson St, Victoria, BC V8W 3C7 250-380-3500

Supply List - Coloured Pencils


Required for first class:

- Sketchbook

- Coloured pencils (consider buying a set, min. 12 colours)

- Pencil sharpener

- White vinyl eraser

- Kneaded eraser

- 1 sheet bristol paper (smooth or vellum, 18”x24” or similar)

- 3 found objects (ex: rocks, twigs, household items, etc.)

Other materials to be discussed:

- X-acto blade

- Blending stump

- Black drawing paper (18”x24” or similar, min. 2 sheets)

- Assorted sheets of drawing paper (22”x30” or similar size, min. 3 sheets)

- 1 yard of sheer fabric (cotton or linen)

- 2 sticks chalk pastel (your choice of colour)

- Small paint brushes (1 round, 1 flat)

- Odorless mineral spirits


Note: Supplies can be purchased in downtown Victoria at: Art World (860 Yates St), Island Blue (905 Fort St) or Opus (512 Herald St).

Some of the local Art stores offer a student discount or PST exemption:

1. Let them know at the cash that you are a student at VISA

2. Show proof of registration or payment (your Registration Receipt email from VISA).

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