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Crosshatching in Art

Add Value & Texture With Simple Lines

Crosshatching in Art: How to Add Value & Texture With Simple Lines is a free Guide that's only available on Craftsy. Download this PDF reference (you can even print it if you like), and refer to it anytime and anywhere you're struck with a desire to draw.

What You Get

  • Instant access to 6 technique overviews
  • Reference images depicting each style of hatching
  • Tips, tricks and encouragement to improve your drawing


  • Create and vary values with basic parallel hatching
  • Enhance the volume of your work with contour hatching
  • Add rich texture to your drawings with crosshatching
  • Achieve graphic effects with "woven" and "tick" hatching
  • And more!