Contour Hatching with Mike Creighton

Regular price $ 19.99 USD

Bring your portraits to life with contour hatching.

Learn this essential technique for creating volume and light while creating four portraits in four different mediums – graphite, ink + watercolor, colored pencil, gouache – with portrait artist Mike Creighton.

  • 4 HD video lessons (~120 minutes each)
  • 4 live-recorded student Q&As (~60 minutes each)
  • 12 hours of video instruction in total
  • Inspiring reference photos to draw
  • Get immediate, lifetime access to all class content on Sktchy

Got Questions? Get Answers!

In four live-recorded Q&As, Mike answers questions from students like you while doing contour hatching demonstrations in graphite, ink + watercolor, colored pencil and gouache. These Q&As are in addition to the four class lessons.

    Lifetime Access - Anytime, Anywhere

    With your purchase, you’ll get lifetime access to the class on Sktchy, where you can communicate with Mike, connect with fellow students from around the world and get constructive feedback on your class art via desktop and any iOS or Android mobile devices.


    What art supplies do I need to participate?

    With only pencil and paper, you will be able to practice the contour hatching technique that Mike demonstrates in this class. That said, here is what you need to follow along with Mike step-by-step:

    • Drawing paper
    • Cold press watercolor paper
    • Bristol board/paper
    • Graphite pencil
    • Colored pencils (hard lead)
    • Technical pen or pen holder with fine nib (waterproof ink)
    • Black watercolor (tube or cake)
    • Foundation set of gouache paint (tube or cake)
    • "Permanent White" gouache paint
    • Cheap set of basic small brushes: 12mm size 6 "flat" short handle watercolor paintbrush (synthetic of natural hair) for washes; 4mm size 3 “round” short handle watercolor paintbrush (synthetic or natural hair) for precise marks and lines

    Can I go at my own pace?

    Yes! You keep lifetime access to ALL class content, so you can go at your own pace.

    What skill level do I need for this class?

    Beginner to intermediate.

    Do I get lifetime access to the class?

    Yes! Your purchase gets you lifetime access to ALL class content.

    What is your refund policy?

    All sales are final.

    Any Questions?

    Contact us. We'll reply asap.