Where Did INKTOBER Come From?

As an artist, I’m ashamed to say, I’ve never heard of it until now. But digging deeper I started to learn about this whole weird trend of inktober. Everyone was posting about it, And I felt the need to be involved.

Six years ago, artist Jake Parker decided to challenge himself by completing a new ink drawing every day in October. To encourage himself to stick with it, He started posting the pictures online each…