Vancouver Island School of Art

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

 

Supply List - Landscape Painting Now II


 

 Painting Supplies:

- a good selection of colours, at least 2 of each of the primary and secondary colours (a warm and cool of each), two browns, black and white in your chosen medium

- medium (for acrylic or oil)

- odourless mineral spirits (for oil)

- brushes: a range of brushes from small to large, round and flat

- palette to mix paint on

- palette knives (metal for oil, plastic for water based medium)

- rags

 

Surfaces:

- canvas, cradled panels, paper, found wood etc.

 

Recommended Textbook:

Barry Schwabsky, Landscape Painting Now: From Pop Abstraction to New Romanticism, Distributed Art Publishers, 2019.

https://www.amazon.ca/Landscape-Painting-Now-Abstraction-Romanticism/dp/0500239940/


 

 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).