Inktober: Why I started a viral drawing challenge
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Inktober: Why I started a viral drawing challenge

In 2009, Jake Parker wanted to improve his inking skills.

What started out as a challenge for himself turned into a global phenomenon in the artist community.

During the month of October, millions of people post their drawings under the #Inktober.

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  • 31 Oct 2019