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Sketch Book Club 1: Hannah Hinchman

Welcome to the first Sketch Book Club! (You thought we were going to spell that “Klub,” didn’t you? We did too, for a minute, but we came to our senses). In this first installment of the SBS Book Club, Sketchbook …

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Study Hall: How to Draw and Watercolor Outside

Most of us are used to doing our sketching indoors, privately, in the comfort of our own homes. Maybe you even have a dedicated space for making art in your house or apartment. But eventually, a day will come when you …

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Tips! Sketchbook Storage Solutions

Recently, Sketchbook Skool students began posting photos online of something they’re very proud of—the number of sketchbooks they’ve filled since they started taking klasses with us. The artwork was amazing, and you can really see how their art has evolved …

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Draw Tip Tuesday: How to Use a Brush Pen

We talk about brush pens a lot at Sketchbook Skool because they’re such valuable, and fun, sketching tools. But Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene thought you might want to know how to use a brush pen—which is the subject of this …

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17 Ways to Tackle Barriers to Creative Habits

Countless things throughout the day can find their way between us and the pages of our sketchbooks. A stressful job, health issues, full schedules, or other challenges can cause a lack of physical or mental energy to motivate yourself to create a habit of regularly …

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Study Hall: Create Shading with Cross-Hatching

This week, our new kourse Exploring launched, and Sketchbook Skool co-founder Danny Gregory kicked off his lessons with encouraging words about creativity and a tutorial in shading with crosshatching (or hatching, or krosshatching, as we call it here at Skool). In …

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Krosshatching with Tommy Kane

Sketchbook Skool co-founder Danny Gregory kicked off our new kourse Exploring this week with a great lesson on why we’re creative, all the different types of things that stop us, and what we can do to get past those obstacles. He also …

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Exploring Starts Today!

Our new kourse Exploring just launched today. Here’s why you need to be part of this amazing kourse. The teachers. Sketchbook Skool co-founder Danny Gregory is teaching right now, kicking off this first week with a great discussion on why …