Vancouver Island School of Art

950 Kings Rd, 2nd Floor
Victoria, BC V8T 1W6

Supply List - Painting: Series Development PNTGs207-12-SP21

Leah McInnis -


Items required for the first class:

The first class will be spent discussing how to develop a series. We will look at work of other artists and discuss the process of source material gathering, research, development of an idea and fulfilment of a goal.

- 12 photographs: developed prints/digital print-outs, from photo shoot of one "neighborhood"
- 9 x12 or larger sketchbook (preferably the kind with rings so pages can lie flat)
- pencil (HB), eraser

Supplies & Materials:

Bring the usual materials you use to paint with (Items listed below are just suggestions):

- paints (oil, acrylics, watercolour or gouache) in a range of colours (including warm and cool yellow, warm and cool red, warm and cool blue, one green, one orange, one violet, one black and large tube of white (for oil or acrylic)
- matte medium (acrylic) / odourless mineral spirits and walnut or linseed oil (oil)
- variety of brushes suited to your choice of paint
- surfaces to paint on (canvas, panel or paper, depending on paint choice). You will need at least six surfaces for this course.
- rags
- palette knife
- x-acto blade
- paint apron
- large container or jar for water