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Vancouver Island School of Art

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

Supply List - Painting: Complementary Colours


- paint: a range of colours in acrylic, oil, gouache or watercolour including any blue, orange, red, green, yellow, purple.

- two small surfaces (stretched canvas, canvas paper, or gessoed panel)

- brushes

- palette

- palette knife

- water or odorless mineral spirits (depending on paint choice)


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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