How To Ink 2.0

How to Ink 2.0

taught by Jake Parker
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Shannon Meadows

Practicing Ink with Intention

It's so nice to learn from your years of experience Jake. Thank you for putting so much thought in to building these skills, one upon the next. I look forward to gaining confidence in my ink-work until the pen feels like an extension of my hand/br...

Mary Monson

Inkers Unite!

This comprehensive ink drawing course with SVS instructor and artist, Jake Parker will leave you wanting for more. He is a master in all he does and it's great that he is willing to share his knowledge and experience with us. From a basic level ...

Anita Cissel

Shannon Meadows

It's so nice to learn from your years of experience Jake. Thank you for putting so much thought in to building these skills, one upon the next. I look forward to gaining confidence in my ink-work until the pen feels like an extension of my hand/br...

Mary Monson

This comprehensive ink drawing course with SVS instructor and artist, Jake Parker will leave you wanting for more. He is a master in all he does and it's great that he is willing to share his knowledge and experience with us. From a basic level ...

Anita Cissel

Justin Whiting

After How to Draw Everything, I knew Jake would be great at helping me get better at inking, something I've never done. After his class, I feel confident on inking and am excited to continue practicing using his exercises to get better. This reall...

Kwame Lawson

awesome

Mathilde Lebrun

Everything is explained in a very simple and effective way, this is an absolutely essential course. Thank you very much!

Emmanuel SOULIÉ

Effective and very interesting course. Thank you :p

Me Ea

A straightforward, easily understandable intro to inking. Jake is an inspiration. Thank you.

Cees Boot

This is a great course! In over 4+ hours Jake breaks down all of the elements that define his way of inking. He explains strokes, line thickness, contour- and form lines, shading and texturing, and then puts it all together in a few inking demo’s...

Sofia Calderon Miller

I am working on my first illustrated novel and being self-taught, I was really nervous about the line work. I could not figure out why my illustrations did not look like comics. I just finished this class with the drawing of a dragon in armour an...

Romina Galotta

It was a great way to get back to inking after years of not doing it. It is very comprehensive and his way of teaching is easy and the workflow helps to improve naturally. Thanks Jake!

First Last

This class was fantastic for understanding all the basics to inking and also for those who may have been doing it for a bit. It was great to learn the term, "Line Hierarchy" and grow deeper in my understanding of line weight, line overlap, interio...

Mohammad Sabbagh

Elisa Bianco

Xin Li

I love how the class broke down different aspects of inking, and explained in such a clear language. I like the class so much because it not only gives me very concrete excises I can do to improve my inking skill, but also it gives me the language...

ian cordwell

Anastasia Kreker

This course really helped me to understand how to work with ink drawing and which approaches I should use to get the desired result. Great for beginners and for who wants to improve their inking technique. Thank you, Jake!

Kimberly Workman

I really enjoyed How to Ink 2.0. I learned a great deal and feel like I've seen an improvement in my inking even in the short time that I've taken the class. I specifically took this class in preparation of Inktober so I hope to use some of my n...

Jae Pereira

Jason Kilthau

Roberto Della Croce

Love it! Many many information in a very clean exposition! GREAT!!!

Danilo Mancini

Absolutely one of the best online teacher ever! He is very clear & very professional, his lessons are a pleasure to follow! I await a new drawing course...whatever it is!

Carrie Copa

I first learned how to ink from Jake's original How to Ink video, and this one is a splendid update. The fundamentals, demos and exercises are all well-explained. Jake is a personable, encouraging instructor. He makes you want to jump right in wit...

christiane wolff

Thank you, Jake. The course was very helpful and fun. I'm not a beginner, but I realized that I basically ignored some major rules all my life (e.g. weight) So right now I'm looking through piles of older pencil drawings of mine and apply my new...

Alex Diaz

I am so happy to get access to this course. Thank you, Jake for adding up to the inking class. Highly recommended!

Colleen Townsend

This was very easy to follow. Seeing how it's done just makes it easier to learn. I can take what I learned here and look at other artist's and now I understand how they inked their work. That's the biggest take away for me. I really love the inki...

Jake  Parker
Jake Parker
Illustrator/Cartoonist

About the instructor

For the last 19 years Jake has worked on everything from animated films to comics to picture books. For several years he worked for Reel FX and Blue Sky Studios on such projects as Horton Hears a Who, Rio, and Epic. He is the creator of the popular Inktober drawing challenge. Jake currently works as an illustrator and cartoonist on children's books and comics. He works out of his home studio in Utah.

Learn to take your inking from 1 to 2.0.

Jake Parker has been inking for most of his drawing career. From comics to concept art, mastering the pen is essential for all artists. From his own studies and experience, insight from peers and mentors, and material from the best books on the subject he boils everything he's learned about the art form into one class.

In this class you will learn:

  • To approach your work with more deliberate purpose

This class includes:

  • 32 page pdf of hi-res inking images, to study, copy and ink over
  • 9 instructional videos
  • list of best tools and materials needed for inking

Course Contents

39 Videos
1 PDF