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Lauren Hom

Illustrator + Artist

BEGINNER Skill Level

1 HOUR 4 MINS Duration

STUDENT TESTIMONIAL: “This course was so much fun and easy to do! Lauren is a fantastic teacher and I feel much more confident now taking on other illustration projects.” - Darrene N.

Get ready to start your own visual journal. In this class, you’ll learn how to draw a collection of objects and words to create fun illustrative designs. Your teacher, Lauren, will walk you through how to set up your design layout, the basic drawing techniques, as well as how to add simple hand lettering to your design.

Jam-packed full of inspiration, this online class will give you the creative skills to document your life through custom illustrations!


  • Turn your favorite everyday objects into ink illustrations with basic drawing techniques
  • Plan out your design to create a dynamic layout that you’ll want to share
  • Add simple lettering into your design using your own handwriting

Just look at the amazing visual journal, No Photos Please, that Lauren has been creating while on her adventures. After taking Intro To Ink Illustration, you'll have the creative skills to design greeting cards, menu signs, wall art, custom wallpapers and more!

All you need to take this course are the supplies listed below and the 6-page class workbook created by Lauren (available in your class downloads).


  • Thin Sharpie
  • Regular Sharpie
  • Pencil & Eraser
  • Paper
  • Ruler (Optional)


  • Project Overview
  • Inspiration
  • Links + Resources
  • Final Project Example

Intro to Ink Illustration Class

Turn your memories and ideas into a fun, illustrated visual journal! A marker and a notebook are all you need!

Purchase this course individually

Please note you will not be refunded if you decide to upgrade to our B+C All Access Pass.


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Recent Reviews

  • Best class ever

    This is such a well put together course and very informative

  • Best instruction

    Hands down the BEST doodling instruction I have ever received! I really really loved doodling with Lauren!

  • Engaging and enlightening

    This class by Ms Hom was easy to work along side while she was explaining and illustrating. I learned quite a bit from this beginner course.

  • This was so much fun and surprisingly therapeutic

    I learned how to do it and then turned it into coloring pages actually!! THEN I took the learn to digitize your art class on here and a\made it into the best and cutest IG post ever! LOVED IT.

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