ONSITE: Pen + Ink Drawing

Learn how to draw using black India ink, a dip pen and a brush. We’ll cover techniques such as cross-hatching and stippling. You’ll learn the ins and outs of using a dip pen and brush, then we’ll go over drawing fundamentals such as value, perspective and line. We’ll also study the history of ink drawing by examining the work of Rembrandt, Goya, Dore and other artists.

Special Notes

  • All materials provided.

    This is an ONSITE course. All onsite students are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Students are expected to adhere to our COVID-19 policies. Onsite courses do not come with studio access outside of class time. Paid open studio access is available through our Studio Access Program. For more info please visit

    Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.

About the Instructor

Dashiell Kirk

Dashiell Kirk is a illustrator based in Richmond. His work ranges from Comics and graphic novels to playing card games and posters. He teaches cartooning, comic book illustration, and ink drawing at the Visual Arts Center, and has a BFA in Communication Arts from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Instagram: @dashiellkirk

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ONSITE: Pen + Ink Drawing

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Class Details
October 12 - November 1610 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Day: Wed
Tuition: $175.00
Member Tuition: $157.50
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Dashiell Kirk
Level: All Levels