Drawing and Inking a Pattern Design

Summary 

This lesson is continuation of the 'Inking Patterns' lesson. We will make ink illustration designs using the patterns we drew in the previous lesson.  

What you need: 

  • Inking Patterns (previous lesson)

  • Pencil

  • paper

  • 0.25 or 0.50 Fine-tech pens and black felt tip brush markers

What you do:

1. Sketch some designs using simple shapes that you want use in your illustration. It can be an animal, your initials or leaves, view some examples to get inspired. The designs must consist of simple shapes.  

2. Transfer your design onto a large piece of paper with pencil and trace the outlines of your design with a fine-tech pen.

3. Using you're 'Inking Patterns' as reference, fill in each shape with different patterns.