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Drawing in Black & White by Deborah Velasquez

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Exercise 13: SCRIBBLE AND FILL

EXPRESSIVE LINES INTERSECT TO CREATE NEGATIVE SPACE. THEN THE NEGATIVE SPACE IS FILLED WITH SIMPLE OR DECORATIVE MARKS. THIS EXERCISE MAY ALSO BE DONE WITH A BRUSH AND PAINT FOR A DIFFERENT LOOK.

MATERIALS

Newspaper or large craft paper

White paint pen in a variety of tip sizes

Black or tan craft paper or heavy cardstock

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1. Cover your painting space with newspaper or large craft paper.

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2. With your paint pen, draw straight onto the craft paper or cardstock in a free-flowing manner. Keep your pen on the paper until ...

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