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9 Things That Happen When You Carry A Sketchbook With You Nonstop

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.24.2016 | Arts

"Draw everywhere and all the time. An artist is a sketchbook with a person attached," artist Irwin Greenberg said. OK, but what if you're not an artis...

The Ultimate Guide To Finding The Sketchbook Of Your Dreams

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts

So you want to be an artist? (Or an illustrator, or an architect, or just doodle from time to time?) You've come to the right place. Step 1: Get a...

11 Tips For Finally Starting Your Own Sketchbook

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.04.2014 | Arts

It was artist Paul Klee who said, "A drawing is simply a line going for a walk." His quote aptly captures the simplicity of sketching -- an art form s...

Sketching at 30,000 Feet

Marc Trujillo | Posted 09.22.2014 | Arts
Marc Trujillo

When I travel, I always have a sketchbook with me and I like doing small studies like this one in gouache.

Ask the Art Professor: Where Do I Start?

Clara Lieu | Posted 02.18.2014 | Arts
Clara Lieu

Think about your sketchbook as the ultimate resource for ideas and visuals; it should reflect the inner workings of your mind.

11 Travel Sketches From Southeast Asia and Japan (PHOTOS)

Candace Rose Rardon | Posted 10.03.2013 | Travel
Candace Rose Rardon

In the trailer for her latest book of sketches, Drawing Around Sagrada Família, Swedish illustrator Nina Johansson says, "Drawing the world really makes life a richer experience." Since I started travel sketching two and a half years ago, I've always found this to be true.

12 Travel Sketches From Around the World (PHOTOS)

Candace Rose Rardon | Posted 05.24.2013 | Travel
Candace Rose Rardon

Two years ago, I started bringing a sketchbook and watercolor pencils with me on the road -- now I can't imagine traveling without them (though I've since upgraded to a travel-sized set of watercolor paints).

WATCH: COVER ART: 100 Covers by John Paul Thurlow

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Once again does London find the precise lines and realistic style of John Paul Thurlow's creations wash up on its shores - are the first at t...

INSIDE DESIGN: Top Graphic Designers' Sketchbooks

Co.Design | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

If you peek inside a sketchbook of a designer, you can see the birth of their ideas: everything from corporate communications to hand-screened posters...

Ten Plays in One Night

Paul Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Paul Klein

Collaboraction's immersive, accessible, vibrant, interdisciplinary, multiracial, multigenerational Sketchbook festival of 19 plays, each 7 minutes or less, is definitely not to be missed.