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Vancouver Island School of Art

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

Supply List - Watercolour: Landscape as Experiment


-watercolour pan set or watercolour in tubes (blue, red, yellow, orange, violet, green) (if you already own watercolours, bring what you have)

-watercolour brushes:  #10 or 12 and #4 or 6  round synthetic sable watercolour brush and flat brush (1/2” or 1”)

-plastic palette for mixing colours (white plastic lids could suffice)

-blotting paper (optional -sold in large sheets at Opus Art supplies)

-two containers for water

-H pencil, eraser and sharpener

-lo-tac masking tape (1/2")

-small spray bottle

-4 sheets of Arches watercolour paper, 140 lb, cold press 22 x 30” or arches watercolour pad, 10 x 14” cold press, 140 lb

-set of 12 chalk pastels


Note: 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).

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