Art 120 DRAWING Instructor P. De Caro 2008
Bibliography: these books are worth reading or having as a reference
DRAWING- Brian Curtis
Perspective Drawing Handbook, J. D’Amelio (Van Nostrand Reinhold)
Perspective Made Easy, Hal Foster (
Materials: all supplies are required.
Strathmore Drawing paper pad (smooth surface is best) 400 series 18 x 24”
*Newsprint pad of 100 sheets, rough surface preferred, 18 x 24”
other paper may be added later
Alphacolor or Weber Costello Charkole, box of 12
*drawing pencils, 2B, 4B, 6B
*charcoal pencil, extra soft
black conte crayon (B soft)
*kneaded gum eraser (2)
white plastic eraser
Krylon Crystal Clear spray fixative
*paper portfolio to carry materials
*art bin or container to carry other supplies
18” ruler (also a small plastic T-square is useful)
waterless hand cleaner
work apron recommended
*Masonite board with clips or other type drawing board
ball of heavy string or white twine
Other materials may be added later. Please purchase supplies for first class day.
Use suitable substitutes when necessary.
Materials are available at the BCC Bookstore.
Other art supply stores:
Artist & Craftsman Supply
4350 8th Ave. NE,
Daniel Smith, Inc.
Street (corner of Pike & Minor)