Ballpoint Pen STRAIGHT LINES Drawing Practice. Drawing exercises for the serious ballpoint pen artist. Draw on every page inside the book, using a simple black ink ballpoint pen. Section 1: TRACE thousands of straight lines and square patterns directly on the pages inside. Section 2: COPY over 200 + simple linear designs on the blank grids provided below every exercise. The self-paced drawing exercises include an exhaustive number of deceptively simple practice pages. You carefully trace printed lines to master your pen control. Copy the line patterns to improve your direct observation skills and hand-eye coordination. ItÕs a sketchbook for pen artists to practice mastering their ink lines.