Drawing Techniques: a Guide
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Liquid Media: Reed Pen  
A common writing tool in antiquity, the reed pen antedates the quill. It is less flexible than the quill and produces a strong line with distinct patterns of broadening and narrowing. Pierfrancesco Mola here uses it to create a forceful image with few lines.
   
   
Quill Pen
Metal Nib Pen