- 3 or more General's soft charcoal sticks in 4B or 6B

- 5 or more General's charcoal pencils in 4B or 6B

- 2 or more white Prismacolor Nupastel colored sticks (or other brand of soft chalk pastels)

- 2 or more Prismacolor Nupastel colored sticks in subtle colors (or other brand of soft chalk pastels)

- Newsprint paper pad 18" x 24"

- Nice gray drawing paper, Rives BFK or Stonehenge are good options (optional)