Live to Draw. Draw to Live. Enjoy improving your observational drawing skills. Learn to use your sketchbook for developing ideas, organizing your thoughts, and increasing productivity.


Scroll down to view our lineup of meetups, workshops, and events. For updates subscribe to the Scribbles Institute eNewsletter.


Enjoy a fun, free-for-all night of drawing and partying…

Drawing Party Meetup
Sketch Walks

Coming 2018: SketchTribe Workshops


Explore! Experiment! Express! And have fun! Our SketchTribe Technique Workshops help adult and youth participants discover new ways to apply drawing skills. Shown above is our popular Prismacolor Pencil Workshop.


New! SketchTribe Youth Design Team


Wilder Ranch Field Sketching


Flower Drawing Workshop
Urban Perspective In Sketching

Intro to Sketchbook Basics
Arboretum Field Sketching
Zen Pen Workshop


Draw Humans With Stickppl!
Abstract/Expressive Drawing
Prismacolor Pencil Drawing
Figure Drawing Workshops
Pastel Drawing

SketchTribe Workshop Pics!

iPad Drawing Meetups & Workshops


Curious about drawing on the iPad? Have fun learning how to sketch and organize ideas with popular drawing apps at our fun and informative SketchTribe iPad Meetups and workshops.

iPad Drawing Meetups (Free!)
Coming Soon!: iPad Night-Sketching Meetup

On-Location Workshops & Events


The Scribbles Institute is proud to serve the Central California Coast from our friendly little studio in Santa Cruz. We are always eager to work with important organizations such as the Homeless Garden Project, shown above. Here are some of the various workshops and events we are involved in:


Church St. Fair
Lenz Arts Drawing For Beginners
Drawing at MAH

Workshops For Your School, Company, Gallery, Organization, Event

Bring Rob Court and the Scribbles Institute to your school or business. See photos of workshop participants at Santa Cruz and Monterey schools and MAH.

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Drawing For Work, School, Enjoyment