Introduction to Pen and Ink Sketching
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Introduction to Pen and Ink Sketching

Do you want to learn how to sketch anytime/anywhere with jaw dropping results? Then this is the course for you!
4.7 (10 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
263 students enrolled
Created by Shirish Deshpande
Last updated 3/2017
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $50 Discount: 80% off
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 10 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand how to "see" like an artist
  • Learn about the materials used for pen and ink sketching
  • Learn various techniques for pen and ink sketching
  • Do an actual pen and ink sketch from a photo reference
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Requirements
  • Enthusiasm for visual arts
  • how to hold a pen / pencil to draw on paper
Description

Who is this course for?

- Are you a beginner who is intimidated by the mere thought of sketching? - This course is for you

- Are you a hobby artist looking for a great way to create mind boggling sketches? - This course is for you

- Are you a pro artist looking to add a fantastic tool to your arsenal? - This course is for you

What do you need to start this course?

- Loads of enthusiasm!

- A pen (any color, any make, any type)

- A paper

What will you learn?

- Learn to have a fresh look at the world, with the vision of an artist. A world where even seemingly ordinary objects take on a life of a sketch subject! 

- Various materials used in pen and ink sketching, 

- Shading techniques, and sketching monochrome and colored sketches.

Of course, real learning happens from doing, So you will also do some hands-on sketching step by step through two fun and exciting exercises.

Before you begin ... 

I am really excited to indulge in this versatile and super convenient medium of sketching, and at the end of the course, I hope to transfer some of that excitement to you.

So what are you waiting for? Let's explore this amazing medium and get rolling.

Who is the target audience?
  • Art students
  • Art professionals
  • Newbies to art
Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction to Pen and Ink Sketching
10 Lectures 47:35

Introduction to the Course

Preview 01:12

Learning to see like an artist, and finding art anywhere.

Preview 04:06

Materials used for Pen and Ink sketching

Preview 02:58

Shading Techniques - Part 1

Preview 04:50

Shading Techniques - Part 2

Part 4- Shading Techniques - 2
02:52

Shading Techniques - Part 3

Part 5 - Shading Techniques - 3
02:30

A Monochrome sketch using pens

Part 6 - Sketching Demo - Waterfall
07:27

A colored sketch using pen, inks and watercolors

Part 7 - Sketching Project - Color
19:52

Part 8 - The Possibilities
00:54

Until Next Time...
00:54
About the Instructor
Shirish Deshpande
4.3 Average rating
16 Reviews
761 Students
5 Courses
You can Art!

Shirish is a self taught artist based in a very populous city called Pune, in a very populous country called India.

Shirish works in the thriving Indian software industry since nearly two decades. But his art is his main passion (apart from family, books, movies, adventure sports and video games, not necessarily in that order).

Shirish is actively involved in fine arts, graphic novels, animated graphic novels, and short film making, He woks in several media like pen & inks, watercolors, oil colors, acrylics and digital painting. He paints various themes like landscapes, figures and urban sketches. He is an active member of the Urban Sketchers community.

Shirish regularly conducts workshops for sketching, and has participated in several exhibitions since 2016. His sketches and paintings are present in private collection in India as well as in other countries.