How to Draw a Ruin in Pen and Ink

Skill Level : 1 Beginner

Medium : Pen and Ink Drawing

Subject : Landscapes

Tutor : Dennis Clark

Class Length : 1 hour 17 minutes

Avg Rating :

Silver Level or Higher Class

Class Description

Old ruins will always make for excellent drawings. They have a way of drawing (pun intended) one into the past. What was the building originally used for, and just why is it in the present condition? Before we answer these questions you first have to draw the ruins in pen and ink!

What you will learn:
1. How to indicate the background
2. How to simplify the masonry
3. How to draw the rough masonry
4. How to indicate shadows

Latest Reviews

What a lovely experience down memory lane.

Loretta Hulley
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About Dennis Clark

Dennis has been drawing and painting for most of his life (since 1944) and shortly after that in watercolours. During WWII there were no art books so to speak, so he had to teach himself through experimentation, sweat and tears. He teaches the following mediums online - Watercolours, Pastels, Acrylics, Pencil, Pastels, Pen and Ink and Oils.
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