So you have decided to explore the world of pen & ink....
Here are some resources to help you out.
How to use Pen & Ink - helpful images and explanations of things like nibs, marks, etc.
I like that this page has lots of "YES/NO" images to help you understand techniques:
- cleaning up your pencil drawing
- putting down the base lines
- adding texture
- adding tone
"Five Reasons to Draw with Pen & Ink" -- I don't care about the reasons. This page has awesome illustrations to look at!
Need to see specific mark-making techniques broken down?
Check out "Techniques for Pen Drawing"
Here are all the links listed, so that if someone prints this post, they have them:
And here's a giraffe: