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    HATCHING AND CROSS HATCHING SHADING TECHNIQUES : How to Shade Drawings with the Following Lessons and Tutorials.

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    Cartooning Tips and Tricks: Crosshatching

    Cartooning Tips and Tricks: Crosshatching

    Crosshatching is the layering of planes of parallel lines on top of each other in order to create a gradient or texture in a drawing.

    Cross Contour Drawing : What is Cross Contour Drawing?

    Cross Contour Drawing : What is Cross Contour Drawing?

    Using Cross Contours in Hatching and Shading

    Cross-Hatching is Fun

    Some examples of Cross-hatching.

    Some examples of Cross-hatching.

    Drawing a Portrait (Cross-Hatching Technique)

    Drawing a Portrait (Cross-Hatching Technique)

    I hope this post will be kinda helpful for people who want to know more about how to draw portraits. I used my favorite cross-hatching technique to draw this portrait.

    Drawing from Line to Life : Tone and Value in Our Drawings

    Drawing from Line to Life : Tone and Value in our Drawings

    Pencil drawing using only tone (or value) and no line. Includes many ways to apply tone - zigzag, hatching, cross-hatching, circular, powdered graphite, etc - overcoming problems, using contrasts, working dark to light, and more...

    Foundations in Art : Cross-Hatching

    Foundations in Art : Cross-hatching

    Cross-hatching is a method of line drawing that describes light and shadow. The representation of light utilizes the white or openness of the page, while shadow is created by a density of crossed lines.

    Hatching and Cross-Hatching : "Painting with Pastels: Hatching and Cross Hatching"

    Hatching and Cross-Hatching : "Painting with Pastels: Hatching and Cross Hatching"

    This method is especially useful in pastel painting for the initial blocking in of a painting -- it allows you to experiment with color and tone in a loose, flexible way without fully committing to a final composition.

    How to Draw Shading with Hatching and Crosshatching

    How to Draw Shading with Hatching and Crosshatching

    The great advantage of hatching and crosshatching for texture is that you can do this technique with anything that can make a mark. It's very effective in ball point pen on the backs of envelopes and junk mail as much as with technical pens on fine Bristol or watercolor paper. You can do it in pencil to shade easily or use colored pencils to blend colors optically in a vibrant powerful way.

    How to Draw Crosshatching and Hatching

    How to Draw Crosshatching and Hatching

    Crosshatching or hatching are useful ways of shading a drawing in pen, pencil or colored pencils. These shading methods work for any drawing medium that can't smudge or blend, and look good over blending on those that can.

    How to Draw Oak Bark in Pen and Ink

    How to Draw Oak Bark in Pen and Ink

    Texturing oak bark is a way to show that a tree is an oak, even if it's so close the bark is all you can see in the drawing. It's not hard to draw tree bark accurately once you know what to look for in bark patterns. Every kind of tree has a unique bark pattern. Try drawing it in pencil, pen and ink crosshatching, and colored pen crosshatching in this project

    Pen and Ink Hatching, Crosshatching and Scumbling

    Pen and Ink Hatching, Crosshatching and Scumbling

    Basic Pen Strokes for Ink Drawing...We usually think of ink drawing in terms of line, because of the solid black line created with pen-and-ink, we imagine that we can't create tonal value. While this might be, strictly speaking, true - there are many ways that we can create the illusion of value.

    Pen and Ink Drawing Techniques

    Pen and Ink Drawing Techniques

    Pen and ink drawing describes the process of using pens to apply ink to a surface. There is an endless amount of pen and ink techniques. On this page, we will cover the basics of pen and ink drawing techniques, tools, and materials. Some of the materials you may need to create an ink drawing include ink, drawing pens, various nibs, graphite pencil, eraser, paper towel, a paint brush, and a drawing surface.

    Quick Intro to Cross Hatching

    Quick Intro to Cross Hatching

    Basically cross hatching is an illusion created by sets of roughly perpendicular lines that looks like shadow, the darker the shadow the closer together the lines get. Adding shape to cross hatching is usually done with a set of lines that run through the hatch, shaped hatching is usually used to show curved surfaces, if you looked at the drawing of the lighter you can see what I mean.

    You Can Master Basic Shading Techniques

    You Can Master Basic Shading Techniques

    Shading techniques allow you to weave layer upon layer of pencil marks to add a convincing form to your line drawings.

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