Vancouver Island School of Art

302-733 Johnson St, Victoria, BC  V8W 3C7  250-380-3500  info@vancouverislandschoolart.com

 

Supply List - Drawing: Introduction I

 

 

Items required for the first class:

 

- 18”x24” or larger cartridge pad

- HB, 2B and 4B pencils

- white soft eraser

  

Additional items to be discussed during the first class:

 

- grey gum eraser (kneadable)

- pencil sharpener

- compressed charcoal

- Willow or Vine stick charcoal

- bulldog clips (2 large size)

- India ink

- Chinese brushes (2 different sizes)

- Conté (black, white and sanguine)

- 1 large Hake brush (2 ½” or 3”)

- masking tape

- scissors

- 10-well plastic palette for inks or similar plastic containers or egg carton

- rags

 

Paper:

- sketch book 11”x14” or larger

- 18”x24” or larger newsprint pad

- 18”x24” or larger cartridge pad

- 18”x24” or larger Manila or Kraft pad

- white bristol/tag (Plate finish) (x 5)

- Stonehenge, white (x 5)

- Stonehenge, black (x 1)

- Strathmore Art Again Gotham Grey paper (or any grey pastel or other  drawing paper) (x 4)

 

 

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).