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Art Club introduces Inktober

Art Club introduces Inktober

Kat Pappas and Helen Chao

October 26, 2018

As October rolls around, artists prepare for the popular art event, known as “Inktober.” It lasts the whole month and encourages artists to follow certain prompts, such as “scorched” or “swollen,” every single day of the month. The event first started in 2009 as a challenge to improve inking ...

Artists take their work beyond a traditional paper canvas

Artists take their work beyond a traditional paper canvas

Ilena Peng

November 6, 2015

nktober is a challenge where artists post their inked drawings on social media sites throughout the month of October. It was created by cartoonist and illustrator Jake Parker in 2009 and since then, artists from all around the world have participated. At the moment, there are nearly 1.5 million photos ...