Inky Sadness


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Inky

Today is the start of Inktober, a drawing challenge where you create one ink drawing a day throughout the entire month of October. On the official 2019 Inktober prompt list the prompt word for today is ring.

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'things are about to get inky' on DADA

I created two digital drawings on DADA on the Inktober theme, but for my main ink drawings for this challenge I've created my own prompt list that fits with a project I'm working on right now. So, my word for today is sadness.

An ink drawing

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The drawing was created using my dip pen and black drawing inks to draw the outline, then a brush to add the inks and water.

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Sadness

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Ink on paper
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If you want to see some of my previous ink illustrations check out DWELLING, an illustrated crime novel collaboration between myself and fellow Steemian @dougkarr, set in New York’s Lower East Side. Dwelling is now available in print and ePub.

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You can find my tokenized art on SuperRare, KnownOrigin and MakersPlace.


Comments 9


Now that's minimalist art. Following!

01.10.2019 23:39
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Yes, I like to declutter my drawings :D

02.10.2019 08:10
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Nicely done my friend.

02.10.2019 01:08
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Thank you!

02.10.2019 08:09
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Nice one. It has a very simple minimalist look about it. I like it. It looks like a dip pen would be fun to use. I dont think I've ever tried writing or drawing with one

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02.10.2019 06:33
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One you get the hand of them they are pretty simple to use, I have a few different ones but the main one I draw with belonged to my great aunt, and is pretty old.

02.10.2019 08:09
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Ohhhh:) I always admired how you can tell an emotion nearly with one stroke:) Happy inktober to all of us:)

02.10.2019 12:19
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I'll let you into a secret, I practice my ink strokes a lot before I create the drawings.

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