Meetups, Workshops, and Events Scroll down to view our lineup, including iPad Drawing, Sketch Walks, Flower Drawing, and Sketchbook workshops. For updates subscribe to the Scribbles Institute eNewsletter.


Live to Draw. Draw to Live. Improve your observational drawing skills with our SketchTribe sketchbook Meetups and workshops. Learn to sketch from life or use your sketchbook for developing ideas and organizing your thoughts.


You’re Invited! Get ready to enjoy a fun, free-for-all night of drawing and partying. Yep, it’s all the crazy, unpredictable sketchiness you’ve come to expect at our First Friday hooplas…

Coming Soon! Sketchup Party (Free!)
SketchTribe Sketchbook Workshops
Sketch Walks

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

Special Drawing Technique Workshops


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

SketchTribe Workshop Pics!

Coming Soon for 2017! We’re always organizing SketchTribe Drawing Technique Workshops, sketchbook workshops, and events:

Flower Drawing Workshop
Drawing Materials Buffet

Portrait Drawing Workshop
Urban Perspective In Sketching

Intro to Sketchbook Basics
Squid Row Sketchbook Workshop
Wilder Ranch Field Sketching
SketchTribe DoodleJam (Free!)
Arboretum Field Sketching
Zen Pen Workshop


Draw Humans With Stickppl!
Abstract/Expressive Drawing
Prismacolor Pencil Drawing
Figure Drawing Workshops
Pastel Drawing
Character Sketching & Design
Comics Camp

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