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Pen and Ink 101 (In-Studio)

Unleash your creativity and master the art of pen and ink illustrations in this intricate class. Learn to represent textures, shading, and tone with precision, as well as utilize positive/negative space. Ideal for detail-oriented artists and those interested in a career in illustration or commercial art.

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  • 7 and older
  • $160
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  • 13615 Burbank Blvd, Van Nuys, CA
  • 4 hours over 4 sessions

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  • Sat, May 25 at 10:00am - 11:00am
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Class Description


What you'll learn in this illustration class:

This class is available online and safe in-studio - Click here for the online class

They say the Pen is mightier than the sword. This class proves it to be true! In this class, students will learn the intricate details of working with this illustrative medium. Unique projects in Linda’s curriculum guide the student in how to precisely represent textures, shading, and tone, as well as how to use positive/negative space. Product information on pens and papers is covered as well. Ideal for the detail-oriented artist and a foundation for anyone thinking of a career in illustration for fine art, cartoons and graphic novels or commercial art, book illustration, and storyboards. 

Students will finish the class with a gorgeous collection of completed black and white works of art, as well as receive a certificate of completion.

Prerequisites: Drawing with Graphite 101 or the equivalent.

Materials/Supply List:

Please note: Course materials are brand and type specific.

Pen and Ink 101 Kit

Pen 0.3 mm

Copic®Multiliner Black Pen 0.3mm

  • Qty: 1

Bristol Board 9x12

  • Bristol
    Vellum 11x14
  • Qty: 1

Graphite 2H Pencil

  • 2H
    Turq. Drawing Pencil
  • Qty: 1

Kneaded Eraser

  • Kneaded
    Eraser Large
  • Qty: 1

Sharpener 2-Hole Metal

  • Sharpener
    General® Metal Twin
  • Qty: 1

Pen Brush

  • Copic®
    Multiliner Brush
  • Qty: 1

Refund Policy

Tuition is not refundable.

When rescheduling a class a business days notice in advance of the class is required or the class is forfeited.

The make-up class must be attended within the 30 days. A make-up cannot be rescheduled once booked.

No make-ups are given for no-shows or if you forget to come to class.

In any event where a customer wants to cancel their enrollment and is eligible for a full refund, a 5% processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.

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