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Vancouver Island School of Art


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

Supply List - Urban Sketching



Items required for the first class:

- sketchbook, 8"X10" or larger

- at a minimum: HB, 2B, 4B, 6B, 8B pencils

- white soft eraser

- pencil sharpener

Additional items to be discussed during first class:

- 2 or 3 drawing pens (black, different size nibs)

Optional Items:

- set of watercolour pencils or crayons (12)

- #10 or #12 synthetic sable watercolour brush

- glass or plastic jar with lid for water

- small portable chair



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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