Supply List:

  • Pad of Newsprint - (18" x 24" minimum; 24" x 36" encouraged) The standard drawing pad size is 18" x 24", which is perfectly fine, however, I've noticed great improvements in my drawing, working on a larger scale, particularly when it comes to fast sketching
  • Pad of Drawing paper (18" x 24")
  • Vine charcoal (soft)
  • Compress charcoal
  • Drawing pencil (2B - 4B recommended)
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Drawing board
  • Pen and Ink (Inking pen, dip pen and ink, or fountain pen)

Most drawing materials that you would like to experiment with are encouraged:
Examples include: Ink and Sumi Brush, Conte crayon, colored pencil, etc.