Suggested Materials for Forensic Artists answers the questions that curious students ask about forensic art and the materials they’ll need to get started. If you watch the news, you’ll see facial composites in several different drawing styles, in color, in black and white, using all sorts of media, including software-driven solutions. Students will be introduced to some basic tools used by forensic artists, including advanced tools that students can use as they move further along in their forensic art journey. Some of these tools some will have already and some they never considered. After completing this course, the value of curating these materials, knowing how to use them, and having them at the ready will become more apparent as you discover how forensic art is truly – a different kind of art.