Pen & Ink Drawing for Beginners
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Pen & Ink Drawing for Beginners

Pen & Ink Drawing made easy with step by step instructions for you to follow.
3.6 (7 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.
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Created by Anne Edwards
Last updated 2/2014
English
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  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • By the end of the course you will be able to use Pen & Ink with confidence
  • In this course you will learn basic Drawing principles
  • By the end of this course your observational capacity will be enhanced
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Requirements
  • Students taking this course will need a computer
  • Students taking this course will need a printer
Description

Pen & Ink Drawing for Beginners.

This is an easy to follow beginners course with detailed instructions, from information regarding the materials needed before you start, through to creating a finished drawing.

For my subject matter I will working from flowers, but even if this is not a subject which interests you, the instruction given can be applied to all subjects and will be useful for anyone wishing to learn Pen & Ink Drawing techniques.

The course should take a few weeks but each student will be working at a different pace and have a different amount of time to devote to practice. There is therefore no definite time line.

There will be lectures with practical drawing exercises which are clearly demonstrated, and information will be available regarding professional artists' work, with examples shown, which are of relevance to the various lectures. Some of the lectures have additional downloaded material to supplement the learning experience.

Taking this course will give you a unique experience in concentration and creativity. You will feel empowered and exhilarated by your achievements and you will find that you will be able to draw independently, with both skill and confidence.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for those students who are complete beginners
  • If you have some drawing experience but wish to learn Pen & Ink tecniques then you will also benefit from this course
  • If you are interested in Pen & Ink Drawings observed throughout Art History and wish to learn how they were achieved then this is the course for you.
  • If you have a creative curiosity and want to improve your skills and understanding of Pen & Ink Drawing processes you will find this course interesting informative and challenging.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction - Pen & Ink Drawing Course for Beginners
1 Lecture 01:13
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Pen & Ink LIne Drawing
5 Lectures 20:47

This Lecture will introduce you to the various mark making procedures which will enable you to make line drawings with Pen & Ink. I recommend that you practice these techniques before commencing to the next Lecture

Preview 04:30

This Lecture will make available to you important Drawings made by distinguished Artist of the past. It is important to study their work and try to understand both how they apply the Pen & Ink, and the techniques they used

Preview 02:24

How to draw both positive and negative shapes and how to control the Pen & Ink medium will be demonstrated in this lecture.

Daisy - Pen & Ink Line Drawing
07:01

Hatching and Cross Hatching will be demonstrated and described in this Lecture

Rosebud - Pen & Ink Line Drawing with Hatching
04:41
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Wash and Pen & Ink Drawing Techniques
8 Lectures 37:01

A range of Wash techniques and Pen & Ink and Wash in various combinations will be demonstrated in this Lecture.

Wash and Pen & Ink Drawing Techniques
05:59

Learning how to look at Artists work in regard to Pen & Wash techniques and what to look for will feature in this lecture.

Wash & Pen - Artists Drawings
02:50

A demonstration of how to apply a Wash showing both the subject matter and the Drawing as it progressess.

Rosebud - Adding a Wash to an Existing Line Drawing
05:40

This Lecture will demonstrate a more complicated Wash Drawing which you can follow using the downloadable material for reference.

Adding a Wash to a Line Drawing of a Rose
08:38

This Lecture will show the final stages of a more complicated Drawing.

Wash & Pen Drawing - Rose in full Bloom
06:26

Images of Student Drawings showing a range of technical procedures will be featured in this Lecture

Pen & Ink Student Drawings
01:57

Images of all the drawings I have made in connection with this course will form the basis of this Lecture.

Pen Ink & Wash - My Drawings
03:07

A comprehensive recap with information from each of the Lectures will feature in this final Lecture

Summary of the Pen & Ink Drawing Course for Beginners
02:24
About the Instructor
Anne Edwards
3.5 Average rating
31 Reviews
416 Students
3 Courses
Fine Artst - MA Royal College of Art London

I am a professional Fine Artist and a graduate of the Royal College of Art in LondonUK

I have exhibited widely in London UK, New York City USA, Dubai UAE, and more recently in Athens Greece.

Throughout my career I have taught in University Art Departments in London and other parts of the world my latest post being in Crete, Greece where I have a studio.

Watercolour painting has always featured in my own work, and I have taught this subject successfully to beginners and more advanced students for many years. I have developed a wide knowledge of the medium and teaching issues which arise, and I am confident in my ability to provide a comprehensive enjoyable course which is quite unique.