SVF is happy to receive supplies and instruments for our clients!

We will accept new and used instruments in good working condition.  Currently, we have a need for:

  • steel drums
  • acoustic guitars
  • electric guitars
  • amplifiers
  • keyboard or pianos
  • various percussion instruments
  • CD/mp3 players

We also need specific supplies for some of the art classes that our clients participate in:

Drawing Private Lesson Supply List:

  • Strathmore Sketch Paper Pad, minimum size 11 x 14 inches.
  • Variety of Graphite Artists Pencils, many brands are available. Buy at least four different hardnesses so that you can learn how to use them in different situations. 1 of each: 8B, 4B, 2B, HB (or 7B, 5B, 3B and HB) or buy a pre-packaged set that includes a range of hardnesses.  Recommended brands: Raffine, Faber-Castell, Caran d’Ache, Derwent, Prismacolor, Staedtler-except the Mars Lumograph line.
  • 1 Prismacolor or Design Brand “Ebony Pencil”
  • 1 small 3-5 inch clear plastic rulergood sign
  • 1 Staedtler Mars Plastic Eraser (white eraser)
  • 1 Kneaded “Gummy” Eraser
  • 1 Tuff Stuff eraser stick
  • 1 Pencil Extender
  • Pencil Case
  • A long ruler, at least 24 inches long.
  • Pencil Sharpener – that suctions onto a table top.
  • Drawing Dusting Brush

Local Austin Art Suppliers

Jerry’s Artarama 

Miller Blueprint

Michael’s

Hobby Lobby

Please contact us if you have supplies or instruments to donate! We would love to hear from you!