Intermediate Drawing

  • Sketchbook.
  • 18" ruler.
  • Vine charcoal (from Introduction to Drawing class).

Please note for the following supplies: You may choose the option of creating an acrylic and a pastel, or choose to work in just one medium. Only purchase what you plan to use.

Acrylic option

  • Acrylic paint (as a beginner, it is suggested to purchase inexpensive acrylic in small bottles, about $1 each).
  • A pre-stretched canvas or canvas board, or a piece of smooth masonite.
  • Acrylic fixative.
  • Spray bottle for water (like an old Windex bottle).
  • A shallow container (could be a plastic meat tray), size about 9 x 12. A shallow container with a lid would be great.
  • A sheet of watercolor paper the size of your shallow container.
    • The above three items will be used to make a moisture palette. You can buy one if you wish.
  • Palette knife.
  • Brushes – flat nylon bristles #6, 4, and 2.

Pastel option

  • A box of pastels.
  • A sheet of good grade drawing paper or pastel paper. Do not use paper with a slick finish.
  • Can of fixative for pastels.