Pen and Ink Drawing, Printmaking Etching 

July 6 - July 10

Key Ideas

  • Learn to draw with pen and ink

  • Learn to shade and crosshatch

  • Lean etching process step by step

Why is it important?​


  • Students will learn various techniques with pen and ink 

  • Students will develop their cross hatching and value skills

  • Students will hone visual recognition skills by paying close attention to details of shape, line, and texture as they create a complete ink drawing.



  • Printmaking is the form and process of applying a work of art to another surface. Printmaking can be done on paper, but can also be done on fabric, plastic or other materials. 

  • Printmaking is important because of its unique techniques. 

  • Students will be introduced to printmaking style called etching. They will learn the process of creating an image on plexiglass and then printing it on paper.