Please forward this error screen to 31. Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day sketching for beginners pdf entire month. I created Inktober in 2009 as a challenge to improve my inking skills and develop positive drawing habits.
It has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with thousands of artists taking on the challenge every year. Anyone can do Inktober, just pick up a pen and start drawing. The Official 2017 Inktober T-Shirt from Cotton Bureau! Oct 9, 2017 at 8:00 PM EDT! 2016 was the first year Inktober had an offical list. Note: you can do it daily, or go the half-marathon route and post every other day, or just do the 5K and post once a week. What ever you decide, just be consistent with it.
INKtober is about growing and improving and forming positive habits, so the more you’re consistent the better. Now go make something beautiful. Want to dive into digital inks, too? Enjoy a 15 day trial of all the Pro tools. Inktober Collection featuring expertly curated full-size premium products, mailed to your door, ready to use for the Inktober challenge.
Check out what artists all over the world are doing for Inktober! A great pen to learn inking on. 5 and they all work great. These are a little more expensive than your typical disposable technical pen, but I like the tips better, and like the fact that I can buy refills for them. It has a nylon brush tip, and offers a smooth and powerful line but can also give you fun expressive lines too.
I’ve been drawing with this pen for years and it holds up to a beating, yet will still give you a fine delicate line if you need it. This pen is my back up work horse and in some cases its my go-to. I’ve inked an entire comic with it and it never falters. Makes clean, meaningful lines with its durable tip. 55 or more from Jetpens. This pen is my favorite felt tip. The line is crisp and stays that way over most of its life time.
An added bonus is the grey ink on the flip side that’s great for shading. The lines are rich yet sharp. Its great for details and broad strokes. The pen has a little more weight to it so you feel like you’re actually holding something. The fine nylon bristles have a satisfying snap to it allowing you to intuitively move from thick to thin. I’ve been using this pen a lot lately. Does great details and the ink flow is always consistent.
It gives you beautiful delicate lines from both its tips. The larger of the two is a nylon bristle tip, and does all the heavy lifting. The smaller one is a felt tip and is great for added details. When they start to get dry you can use them for some cool dry brush effects. This is the newest pen in drawing arsenal. It has a springy tip that can get some nice delicate lines.
But the best thing about this brush pen is its WATERPROOF. So markers don’t smudge it, watercolors play well with it. Its a great pen for working with all kinds of wet media. This is what brush pens wish they were. This is the gold standard, Rolls Royce of inking tools. Its the brush Bill Watterson drew Calvin and Hobbes with. No nylon, synthetics, or plastic here, just wood, metal, and hair.
There’s nothing quite like drawing with one. The ONLY draw back is you have to dip it in ink, which can get tedious, especially while under a deadline. Works great for inking with a brush or nib. Works great for inking with a brush. Also really good for washes. I’ve tried out a bunch of white pens, and this one is hands down the best.