Vancouver Island School of Art
302-733 Johnson St, Victoria, BC V8W 3C7 250-380-3500 email@example.com
Supply List - Watercolour: Experimental Landscapes
-watercolour pan set or watercolour in tubes (blue, red, yellow, orange, violet, green)
(if you already own watercolours bring what you have)
-#10 or #12 round synthetic sable watercolour brush
-#4 or #6 round synthetic sable watercolour brush (optional helpful for small details).
-plastic tray for mixing colours (white plastic lids could suffice).
-blotting paper (optional -sold in large sheets at Opus Art supplies)
-two containers of water
-H pencil, eraser and sharpener
-lo-tac masking tape (1/2")
-small spray bottle
-9 x 12″ watercolour sketchbook with 100% cotton paper, cold press, 140 lb is recommended. This pad is more expensive than the lesser quality pads but you will get better results and you can use both sides of paper.
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.