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Get Ready for the Second Annual Minnesota State Fair Sketch Out: Saturday, August 28

That’s right folks, details for this year’s Minnesota State Fair Sketch Out. I can hard stand it!

Sketchbook and Journal Fascimiles and Collections: Summer (or anytime) Reading

The following is a list of books which present artists’ sketchbooks and visual journals in a facsimile edition or collection and gallery format. I love reading (and viewing) this type of book because they give us an intimate look into the way an artist’s mind works. Whether you have kept sketchbooks and visual journals your […]


Strathmore Illustration Board for Wet Media—A Quick Revisit

My pigeon is in an e-ad.


The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Changing the Paper on which You Journal

Switch things up in your journal practice: start with the paper.

Notebooks for Writing: A Rhodia Blog

Poking around Rhodia Drive blog.


Draw Something—Even if a Meeting (or Anything) Interrupts Your Plans

I have fun sketching even though I don’t get to see a puppy.


Strathmore’s New Mixed Media Visual Journals

Testing Strathmore’s new Mixed Media Visual Journal.


The June Meeting of the MCBA Visual Journal Collective: Molly Anthony on Lost and Found

A great meeting at which we learned of Molly Anthony’s Found Recipe Box project, sketched and ate delicious desserts provided by Molly and got new journals!


Golden Paint Poster

Stunning color poster at Wet Paint I just had to show you.


Making a Journal Out of an Ordinary Object

Define journal for yourself.

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