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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...

These Amazing Before-And-After Drawings Show The Real Value Of Practice

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts

"For the first couple years you make stuff," public radio host Ira Glass stated once, "it's just not that good. It's trying to be, but it's not." ...

A Global Design Invasion in the Land of "Oz"

Ken Carbone | Posted 06.28.2014 | Arts
Ken Carbone

My journal entry upon arrival in Australia, or as the locals call it "Oz" on March 30th. After more than twenty hours of flying, I finally returned...

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.

Paper Prototyping Turns Ideas Into Actions, and Does It Quickly

Juan Vasquez | Posted 12.02.2013 | Technology
Juan Vasquez

Given two options - "do it" or "talk about it" - which do you choose? I usually go for the first, so when I had the chance to lead a breakout session ...

How to Make a 'Buddha Doodle'

Molly Hahn | Posted 09.29.2012 | Comedy
Molly Hahn

Namaste y'all! In lieu of today's daily doodle, I've made a REALLY FUN video on "How to Make a 'Buddha Doodle.'" Enjoy!

Hidden In Plain Sight: Observation and Awareness in Drawing and Painting

Tad Spurgeon | Posted 07.31.2012 | Arts
Tad Spurgeon

We develop a shorthand version of the visual world in order to navigate through it, but what we see also contains tremendous detail and complexity.

Mega-Architect's Unexpected Hobby

Jacob Slevin | Posted 12.26.2011 | Arts
Jacob Slevin

More and more I've become fascinated with architects' alternative forms of creative expression, those lying outside the boundaries of their core work....