Learn to do a floral illustration with ink, graphite, and metallic watercolours in this workshop preview with artist and teacher Ian De Jesus (@ravenfox13). He will show you the simplicity and intricacy that you can achieve with these mediums. You’ll see how metallic watercolour accents make any illustration extraordinary.

Check out this inspiration photo if you want to sketch along! 

Topics Covered:

  • Composing an illustration with big shapes
  • Using mark making techniques for detail
  • Using graphite for shadow and depth
  • Adding watercolour accents for visual interest

Enrol in Ian's Mini Workshop (Enrol in our US$6.00 Mini Workshops)

In the Mini Workshop, Ian will teach:

  • Techniques for mark-making
  • Achieving intricate details with ink
  • Incorporating more elements into a composition
  • Sketching a butterfly

Etchr Products mentioned:

Other materials mentioned:

  • Pigma Micron
  • Staedtler Mars Lumograph
  • Mechanical Pencil (red colored lead) Pilot Color Eno 0.7
  • Kneadable Eraser
  • Paint Brush (Taklon Round Brush between 6-8)
  • Paper Towel/Cloth, Water container

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