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Vancouver Island School of Art

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

Supply List - Drawing from the World


Items required for the first class:

- 18”x24” or larger cartridge pad

- a set of pencils - ranging from 4H-8B

- compressed charcoal

- white rubber eraser

Additional items to be discussed during the first class:

- kneadable eraser

- pencil sharpener

- willow or vine stick charcoal

- Conté (black, white and sanguine)

- masking tape

- rags

- Stonehenge, white (x 5)

Additional items will be suggested throughout the course.


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


Local art supply stores have varying discount options for students. Monks and Opus offer membership programs for discounts. Check stores’ websites for details. 

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