How to HATCH – Drawing hatching guide – Kenzo

In past tutorials, we have looked at the different types of hatching, like parallel hatching, crosshatching and even layered colour pastel hatching. In this video, we look at the technique itself – how to move your fingers, wrist or arm and how to vary the pressure of the drawing material on the paper.

Hatching is a beautiful way to create all sorts of nuanced and expressive shading.

Our previous hatching video, covering cross hatching and parallel hatching, as well as exercises to improve your skills:

Our pastel hatching video, based on Degas:

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