Vancouver Island School of Art

302-733 Johnson St
Victoria, BC V8W 3C7

Supply List - Watercolour: Art and Science PNTG244-36-WI22

Wendy Welch -


Items required for the first class:

-watercolour sketchbook 9 x 12 or larger
-brushes: synthetic sable #4 and #12
-24" ruler
-watercolour paints: travel set with dry watercolour cakes or individual tubes (red, blue, yellow, green, orange, violet)
-white plastic palette for mixing watercolour paint (small rectangular ones are fine or you can also use white ceramic plates or white plastic lids )
-one full sheet of watercolour paper (see paper description below)

Additional items to be discussed during the first class:

-roll of tracing paper (at least 22 wide)
-blotting paper (can be bought by the sheet)
-painter's tape (low tac)
-graphite pencil: H and 2B
-white plastic eraser
-metal pencil sharpener
-large tube of white gouache

-four sheets of watercolour paper 22 x 30 (140 lb, cold press, Arches or Fabriano are good brands) 1 sheet required for first class.
-one sheet black Strathmore or Fabriano paper, 22 x 30

Do not worry if you do not have all items on supply list.
Email me if you have any questions:

Supplies can be purchased in downtown Victoria at Island Blue (905 Fort St), Art World (860 Yates St) or Opus (512 Herald St). You will receive a student discount at all three stores if you:
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).