December 3, 2014

Sketchbook Page Tip #1

When do you find time to practice your sketching?  This week I was able to have my sketchbook and drawing tools at several long meetings.  I […]
May 6, 2014

Drawing Pears

Enjoying my online Sketchbook Skool class.  This image composition was inspired by the lessons of week #4 with Jane LaFazio.  I created a visual reference before […]
January 12, 2014

Dave Gray – Visual Thinking

Dave Gray is a consultant, speaker and author who specializes in teaching and promoting visual thinking.  His website is full of information about how visuals enhance […]
April 15, 2013

Penny Newell's Doodling and Process Poem

Really, doodling and poetry? Yes, this image above is a Process Poem by Penny Newell.  As you know, I am a big fan of using doodling […]
October 8, 2012

Visual notes by Charles Eames

I was excited to find this image that illustrates the design process of Charles Eames.  This was originally used in a design article written by him. […]
October 4, 2012

Doodle Definition

Richie provides an excellent definition of doodling on his blog Inspired by Design Rich Works.  The image above is one of the doodle art examples shown […]
September 27, 2012

Austin Kleon Visual Thinking for Writers

I just discovered Austin Kleon who is a writer and artist from Austin, Texas.  I am especially interested to see that he is an author who […]
August 30, 2012

Start by Drawing Small

What a brilliant way to use an office supply!  I am inspired to know that other visual artists are comfortable practicing their drawing skills with small […]
August 9, 2012

Creative Strategy: Using the Sketchbook

One of the best tools for creating successful art pieces is to use your sketchbook as a preliminary planning stage.  Here is an opportunity for you […]
June 25, 2012

Doodling Cylinder Shapes

Drawing cylinder shapes has always been a challenge for me.  In the drawing above,  I am playing around in my sketchbook practicing and doodling with cylinder […]
May 31, 2012

The Doodle Revolution with Sunni Brown

Here is  Sunni Brown, who is putting the DO back into doodling.  She is proving that creative problem solving has better results when ideas are doodled. […]
May 6, 2012

Doodling in the Conference Room

Doodling is moving into the corporate world!  Here is a link to an article in The Wall Street Journal by Rachel Emma Silverman talking about “putting […]
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