During the past several months, as always, our studio enjoyed opening the doors to a diverse mix of students from Santa Cruz as well as international visitors, all with diverse skill levels and interests in drawing. Our Drawing Lab sessions were festive yet focused on improving skills. Continue reading In the Studio & In the Streets: Summer Highlights 2016
2nd Annual Summer Kickoff Sketchup Party
Whoa! Our 2nd Annual Summer Sketchup Party was a huge success. On June 7th sketchers from all walks of life–young and old, folks from San Jose, Monterey, and local Cruzians–drew until 11:30pm! Thanks to all First Friday Art Tour and Meetup participants for making the night an extra special sketchy affair. Continue reading SketchTribe Party and iPad Meetup Bring Lots of New Faces!
Doodling is very much a part of life in school. Students the world over indulge in this meditative activity, often during class. As a drawing coach in high schools, I encourage doodling as a way to explore spontaneous expression and creative problem solving.