Vancouver Island School of Art

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

 

Supply List - Knitting & Felting: Time and Place

 

 

Items required for the first class:

 

- 1-2 colours of chunky or bulky yarn (quality not important)

- 1 pair of straight knitting needles between size 6mm - 8mm (ideally 10" long if this will be your first time knitting. If you have experience please bring the length you like to work with)

- notebook and something to write with

- scissors

 

Supplies to be discussed in class before purchase:

 

- yarn

- wool rovings (2 + colours)

- sponge

- 4-5 felting needles

- found wool textiles (clothing, blankets, etc)

- knitting needles

- sheet of plastic

- piece of silk fabric

- styrofoam and/or wire

 

Optional:

- access to a camera (your phone will work great)

 

 

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).