PINs at the ready for #Inktober

Get your PINs at the ready for #Inktober.

Be creative with PIN pens

Inktober is a month long art challenge created by artist Jake Parker that is focused on improving skill and developing positive drawing habits. Every day for the month of October anyone participating in the Inktober challenge creates an ink drawing and posts it online. Remember to use the hashtags #inktober and #inktober2021 if you want your art to be seen by everyone.

Positively PIN

We think PIN fine line drawing pens are ideal for Inktober. So get your Get your PINs at the ready for #Inktober.

They draw in super black ink that looks great for a range of drawing and hand-lettering projects.

Get your PINs at the ready for #Inktober. 

The uni-ball PIN is the pros choice. An excellent value drawing and writing pen, it contains fade proof and water resistant Super Ink – great for when you need your creations to last.

PIN drawing by Ella Johnston

The PIN pen’s solid pigment ink line is clear, clean and precise, which is why the PIN is loved by professional artists and illustrators, graphic artists, architects and amateur hobbyists alike.

PIN pen ink is water resistant too so the pens be used with watercolour as the ink will not smudge when wet.

Get your PINs at the ready for #Inktober

Its choice of 14 black PIN nib sizes from delicate 0.03 to a heavy 1.2 (including an expressive brush tip), means you can create several line widths with your PIN. They’ll be more sizes launching later this month too so watch this space!

This variety of sizes enables you to master a range of techniques including fine line drawing and hand lettering.  PIN’s brush tip is firm, so it adapts to your pressure, angle or speed of writing. This firmness gives you excellent control, giving you the power to truly master brush script and expressive brush pen painting techniques.

So get your PINs at the reader for #inktober.

PIN Inktober rules

To get involved in #inktober, following these steps…

  1. Make a drawing with your PIN pens
  2. Post it* on your socials
  3. Hashtag it with #inktober and #inktober2021
  4. Repeat for everyday of October

You’ll also be asked to follow these inktober prompts…

inktober prompts

More inspiration

We’ll be featuring loads of ‘PINspiration’ on our social media channels.

So make sure you check out our Facebook, Instagram and TikTok pages throughout the month. And get your PINs at the ready for #Inktober.

PINs at the ready for #inktober