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Beginning - Your first sketchbook

Six Weeks, Six Teachers
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In this Kourse:

Begin a drawing and sketchbook habit
How to draw and paint animals
Basic, versatile watercolor techniques — and much, much more.

Become a sketchbook artist. You’ll find all the basic skills here.

What is sketchbook art, and why is keeping a sketchbook one of the most valuable things you’ll ever do? This 6-week kourse explains it all in beautiful video lessons that give you the foundational skills to draw and watercolor—skills you’ll build on for the rest of your life. Each week, you’ll get a new teacher and new lessons: Danny Gregory tells you how to start a lifetime habit of being creative through the art of sketchbooking. Koosje Koene shares the joys of trying new things and recharging your inspiration. Travel to India and learn to watercolor with Prashant Miranda. Jane LaFazio shows you how to turn your sketchbook into the story of your creative journey. Roz Stendahl teaches you how to draw your pet. Tommy Kane shares the relaxing beauty of intricate drawings. Beginning is for beginners, and for anyone who wants a fresh start on making art.

Topics in over 80 videos and lessons include:

  • How to start a sketchbook
  • Urban Sketching
  • Color pencils
  • Basic, versatile watercolor techniques
  • How to draw and paint animals
  • Textural techniques
  • Combining pencil, pen, and watercolor
  • Overcoming creative blocks
  • Turning your sketchbook into an illustrated journal
  • Sketchbook themes
  • Parting gifts from your teachers

and much more!

Materials used in this kourse: pencils, pens, markers, color pencils, watercolors, gouache (though you don’t need all these materials to take this kourse)


Kourse price is $99 USD plus VAT tax where applicable

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