During this 7 week course students will gain an appreciation for the natural world while learning the basics of the pen and ink drawing medium. Topics discussed will include pen textures, hatching and cross hatching, inventive line quality, gradation in ink, and expression in individual style. By the end of the class, students will feel comfortable in their ability to draw flora, fauna and confident in drawing anything under the sun. No class 11/23/23 Materials: Microns 05, 03, 01 Hb graphite pencil White plastic eraser Pencil sharpener 9x12 strathmore drawing paper 400 series Winsor Newton india ink Synthetic watercolor brushes size 4,10 Optional: Pentel pocket brush pen, black The Inkstone on 2424 Telegraph near the UC Berkeley campus will have some supply kits available. Please contact them directly to inquire about in-store pick-up.