Drawing Animals using Pens, Inks and Watercolors

Shirish Deshpande, You can Art!

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6 Videos (1h 6m)
    • Introduction

    • Part 1 - Panda

    • Part 2 - Dogs

    • Part 3 - Cat

    • Part 4 Elephant

    • Closing


About This Class

Who is this course for?

- Are you an animal lover? - This course is for you

- Do you want to learn to sketch animals in a fun and exciting way? - This course is for you

- Do you sketch using pen and inks and want to add one more skill to your arsenal? - This course is for you

What do you need to start this course?

- Loads of enthusiasm!

- A pen (any color, any make, any type)

- India ink and watercolors

- A paper

- Some basics in Pen and Ink sketching (Refer to my course "Introduction to Pen and Ink Sketching" for details)

What will you learn?

- To sketch a cute Panda using pens

- To sketch dogs using pen and inks

- To sketch a cat close up using pens, inks and watercolors

- To sketch a grand elephant in frontal view using pens

We will learn to do hands-on sketching step by step through fun and exciting exercises for each of the above.

3 of 3 students recommendSee All

Great explanation!
Loved the class, what helped the most was to see how the drawings get split into shapes, outline and details for each animal the process is the same but the approach is different to suit that particular animal. Highly recommend it!
Mira Metzler

I Teach Makeup @Skillshare

I was looking forward for this class. I like all of his classes. I highly recommend to watch the previous classes as well.





Shirish Deshpande

You can Art!

Shirish is based in a very populous city called Pune, in a very populous country called India.

Shirish works in the thriving Indian software industry since nearly two decades. But his art is his main passion (apart from family, books, movies, adventure sports and video games, not necessarily in that order).

Shirish is actively involved in fine arts, graphic novels, animated graphic novels, and short film making, He woks in several media like pen & inks, watercolors, oil colors, acrylics and digital painting. He paints various themes like landscapes, figures and urban sketches. He is an active member of the Urban Sketchers community.

Shirish regularly conducts workshops for sketching, and has participated in several exhibitions since 2016. His sketches and paintings are present in private collection in India as well as in other countries.