Online class with Paul Heaston

Pen & Ink Essentials

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Become a better pen and ink artist! Learn techniques for capturing the values, textures and contours you see in the world around you.

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Paul Heaston received his MFA in painting from Montana State University. He's also a correspondent for Urbansketchers.org, an internationally recogniz...Read more

Lessons (7)

Contour Lines & Gestural Lines
1. Contour Lines & Gestural Lines
Meet returning art instructor Paul Heaston as you begin to explore the possibilities of working with ink. Start by creating contour lines, which train...Read more
16min
Creating Value With an Ink Wash
2. Creating Value With an Ink Wash
Capture the look of a watercolor painting as you learn how to create a range of values and apply an ink wash to your initial sketch. You'll gain contr...Read more
22min
Cross-Contour Lines
3. Cross-Contour Lines
Trade in your brush for fine-tipped pens as you try your hand at cross-contour lines, which define volume more than simply the form's edges. Paul show...Read more
11min
Hatching
4. Hatching
Once you discover the effectiveness of hatching techniques, your sketches will never be the same! Add shadows with contour hatching, imply value quick...Read more
20min
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Paul Heaston received his MFA in painting from Montana State University. He's also a correspondent for Urbansketchers.org, an internationally recogniz...Read more

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