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Draw Tip Tuesday: Creating 3-D Lettering

This week’s Draw Tip Tuesday is in 3-D—no special glasses required (and no extra charge). In this video, Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene shows you how to create a 3-D effect in your lettering. Thanks to SBS student Larissa for suggesting this …

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Here We Go: A Drawing A Day!

A few years ago, I enrolled in Sketchbook Skool so I could find a friend I’d lost years ago: Art. I’d loved drawing as a kid, so much that I even got into a pretty big-deal art school. You know what …

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Fakulty Sketch Interview: Veronica Lawlor

This week, Sketchbook Skool fakulty member Veronica Lawlor is working overtime: On Tuesday, she begins her new kourse A Drawing A Day, and she’s the next teacher in our Storytelling kourse! Students in these kourses are in for some beautiful creativity …

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Fakulty Chat: The Art of Habit

Around this time of year, we talk a lot about the good habits we want to get into. How about a resolution that’s easy to keep, that will make you happier and less stressed (and doesn’t involve cutting out major …

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Study Hall: Koosje Does Her Vin Homework

Here at Sketchbook Skool, we’re always looking for new ways to feed the creativity that’s in all of us. Drawing portraits is one of the best ways to do that—and one of the most challenging. But in our Storytelling kourse, instructor Vin …

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Let’s Start Creating 2017

How do you feel about 2016 — on a personal level? As it winds to a close, can you look back and feel it was a time of positive change for you, a time of learning and growth? A lot of …

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Draw Tip Tuesday: Drawing Negative Shapes

Have you ever tried drawing something kind of tricky, only to find that it’s even trickier and more difficult than you thought? Don’t let frustration take that pen out of your hand! Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene shows you how to handle a …

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Fakulty Sketch Interview: Vin Ganapathy

This week, students in our Storytelling kourse meet their new teacher, Vin Ganapathy. Vin is an amazing illustrator, and he’s going to teach you a few tricks for approaching what is, even for many artists, a creative challenge–drawing portraits. Vin’s methods will make capturing …

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A Holiday Message from Jill Weber

Sketchbook Skool fakulty member Jill Weber sends you all warm greetings from Frajil Farms in New Hampshire. Look for more from Jill, one of the teachers in Polishing, in 2017!