Cartooning With Ink

Now we graduate from using pencil, and optional pen/ink work, to using a pen with a nib and Indian ink. This is a whole new world, and like any medium, takes time and effort to master.

Hiding from The Blot


This one is copied from Hilary Knight’s illustrations, from the book “Eloise Takes A Bawth” (by Kay Thompson).

It’s done with a pen and brush, using Indian ink.

Eloise takes a Bawth


Maybe some help from above would do it:

Calling on the gods of ink



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Mara Dall is a writer and traveller, exploring wild, magical places of the earth, of the mind, and of the soul. Read more about her here.