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Vancouver Island School of Art

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

Supply List - Drawing Plants with Ink and Pastel


- all-purpose sketchbook, 11 x 14”

- set of 12 soft pastels (try and get a set that includes “violet”)

- synthetic sable watercolour brush (for ink)

- plastic pen nib holder and a Speedball Hunt Nib 512 Bowl-Pointed  (a bowl-point nib is a nib specifically for drawing) 

- india ink

- jar for ink 

- soft cloth

-paper towels

-plastic eraser (Staedtler)


Note: 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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