ink has its challenges, but the results can be stunning. The media
lends itself to many subjects. One of my favorite themes is ancient
took my artists by surprise. They had no idea that they would do as
well as they did. (Honestly, neither did I.)
Before the final results were accomplished, a lot of class time was
needed to practice different techniques with the pen. This includes
stippling, and whirling.
Then, for their final project, the artists could use any or a variety
of the techniques. The results were so stunning! (Even if I do say
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