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New Kourse News: Exploring!

Want to discover new ways to be creative? Want new ideas on how to fill your sketchbook with beauty, different styles and techniques, and fun? Then it’s time for Sketchbook Skool’s newest kourse: Exploring.  We’ll be honest: We’re beyond excited about …

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Why Being Creative is So Important.

Drawing may seem like a fun thing to do (or, on days when your head is full of monkey chatter, a waste of time). But it’s one of the most important things we can do—especially now. This week, Sketchbook Skool …

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Sketchbook Skool Bulletin Board

Here’s a look at the cool art things Sketchbook Skool teachers and students are talking about this week that are giving us big doses of creative juice. Are you loving Abstract, the new Netflix series on art and design, as …

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Study Hall: How to Draw Food

Hungry for creative inspiration? Learn how to draw your food with this Sketchbook Skool Study Hall video. In this week’s Polishing klass, food illustrator Matthew Midgley demonstrated watercolor techniques to create drawings of food that look not only realistic, but luscious. It …

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Study Hall: Turn Drawing into a Meditation

Is drawing a form of meditation? It can be, when you do it this way. Meditation doesn’t always have to be about sitting cross-legged and chanting Om. There are walking meditations, doing Yoga can be a meditation, and drawing can also …

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Watch This Drawing Meditation.

Why draw something, instead of just taking a picture with a camera? Sketchbook Skool co-founder Danny Gregory explains in this video that’s part essay, part meditation. To take a drawing klass with Danny, click here.

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Draw Tip Tuesday: How to Draw Your Hand

Nothing to draw? In this week’s Draw Tip Tuesday video, Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene shows you that there’s always a model waiting to pose for you, right at the end of your arm. We use them every day, we …

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How to Rewrite (or Re-Draw) History.

Today is the first day of klasses in Sketchbook Skool’s community kourse, Seeing. Today, people from all over the world start learning to see the world the way artists do. Some of them are absolute beginners who have always wanted …

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6 Reasons to Believe You Can Be an Artist

You want to be an artist, but maybe you don’t quite see yourself as an artist just yet. Here are 6 reasons to believe it. 1. Sketchbook Skool’s Seeing kourse has changed lives. It’s made thousands of people open their eyes and really …