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May 10, 2016
Draw Tip Tuesday: Making a Pattern
Here’s a #TuesdayTip we love sharing: Koosje Koene’s Draw Tip Tuesdays! As the co-founder of Sketchbook Skool, Koosje has a ton of great art tricks that are fast, easy to do, and fun. Today’s Draw Tip is about making a pattern. Koosje will guide you through this simple process. Then, if you like what you’re making, here’s another tip from …Read more »
May 4, 2016
Create Your Own #WednesdayWisdom Quote
Don’t you love all the #WednesdayWisdom quotes on social media? They’re so inspiring. They’re even better when you make them yourself! And you can, easily, as Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene will show you here in this video from her Draw Tip Tuesday series. Then, draw your favorite quote and post it on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and …Read more »
April 26, 2016
Sketchbook Tour with Vin Ganapathy
Here’s a sneak peek at a sketchbook filled with beautiful portraits by Vin Ganapathy, an illustrator for magazines, book publishers, ad agencies–and your teacher this week in Sketchbook Skool’s new Polishing kourse. Vin will show you how to bring life to your sketches of people, and give you the techniques to go from drawing still subjects to …Read more »
April 21, 2016
Take a Look Through Koosje’s Sketchbook
Sketchbook tours are a favorite part of any Sketchbook Skool klass, and tomorrow you’ll get a great tour from Koosje Koene when her Polishing klass begins! But here’s a sneak preview of what you’ll be seeing; just click on the video to play. Did you know we have a lot more sketchbook tours on our SBS YouTube channel? You can click here to see …Read more »
April 18, 2016
A Special Preview of Polishing
Come with Danny Gregory to Albuquerque, New Mexico, for this special behind-the-scenes look at Danny filming one of the Sketchbook Skool klasses for our newest kourse, Polishing, with Juliana Coles. This video gives you a hint of Juliana’s inspiring work. Her specialty is Visual Journaling, the art of your sketchbook as a canvas for your …Read more »
April 13, 2016
Danny’s Live Facebook Chat
If you missed Danny Gregory’s live chat on the future of Sketchbook Skool, our amazing upcoming klass Polishing, and how to keep the monkey at bay, no worries! Click here to watch the video. (You don’t have to be on Facebook to see it; the chat is on YouTube.) We’ll be doing more of these live FB chats with Danny, Koosje, and the SBS fakulty, so …Read more »
April 7, 2016
A Message for You from Danny
In our latest Sketchbook Skool video, Danny admits to having a problem that comes up for people who are being brave, developing creative habits and living a creative life… And you might be able to relate. Fortunately, the solution starts next Friday.Read more »
April 4, 2016
Back by Popular Demand…Storytelling!
There are action-packed blockbuster movies about superheroes, and best-selling novels about characters doing unbelievable things. Those are fun, but the best stories are the ones that are real. The ones that happen to you. What you were thinking while you drank your coffee this morning. What you saw when you went outside. A memory from the past, …Read more »
April 1, 2016
New Kourse News–Get Ready for Polishing!
We’ve been watching you. Your first sketches, posted hesitantly, but with pride. Your watercolors. Your lettering. We’ve been watching your art evolve, your line become more defined. We’ve heard you ask us how to develop a style—while you’ve been developing your style. So we’re about to give you what you’ve been craving for your evolution as …Read more »
March 30, 2016
What’s Koosje Kooking?
Sketchbook Skool co-founder Koosje Koene is a big fan of food–making it and drawing it, as well as eating it. Lately, Koosje’s kitchen has been her art studio, where she’s been kooking up something very cool for Sketchbook Skool. Here’s a sneak peek at a big announcement coming this Friday! And look for the hashtag #whatskoosjekooking on our …Read more »
February 29, 2016
Giveaway: Win Art from Fabio Consoli!
The best way to meet Fabio Consoli, one of our teachers in Stretching, is through this tour of one of his sketchbooks. Especially since Fabio is going to do something he’s never done before, just for Sketchbook Skool! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5emdc5Llgm0 Fabio has never taken pages out of his sketchbooks before, but he’s agreed to do it …Read more »
February 25, 2016
Can’t Make Up Your Mind? We Can Help.
Haven’t made up your mind yet about which Sketchbook Skool klass you’re going to take next? We totally get it; you have to choose between four great options. But time is running out—klasses start this Friday. So we’re here to help with these 3 easy steps: Watch this video. Click here. Enroll. That’s it! This video goes over the benefits of next …Read more »