Basic Line Drawing

Description
Beginner | 4 hours
Taught by Lisa Congdon
Learn basic stylized line drawing from one of today’s most sought-after artists. Lisa covers the basics of line drawing, shows you how to build beautiful patterned drawings, and teaches fun projects for integrating line drawing into your repertoire. Lisa starts with the basics: where to begin, working from a photo and the principles of composition before moving onto basic geometrics and creating patterns. Then she shows you how to work with vintage photos, using line work for previous classes. And finally, Lisa teaches you how to create a block lettered alphabet. Whether you are just learning how to draw, or you want to deepen a regular creative practice, this class will fuel your imagination and show you how to create infinite designs from simple shapes.
Chapters
Introduction
01:41
Basics of Line Drawing
56:05
35:06
Geometrics
44:25
34:41
Found Photography
29:23
33:01
Hand Lettering
21:09
34:04
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Materials: Smooth drawing paper in white and black
  • Kraft or cardstock
  • Pens (Lisa uses Micron pens in sizes 1 / 08 / 05)
  • White paint pen
  • PDF downloads
Discussion
Notes
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Transcript
WHEN YOU UPGRADE TO PREMIUM

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Lia Griffith

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Christine Schmidt

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