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Vancouver Island School of Art

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


Supply List - Drawing: Introduction II



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 (minimum 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

- rags



- 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 similar) (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).

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