Sketchbook Ideas that Really Work

Instructional Strategies

 

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Created with Sketch. Types of Sketchbooks and Drawing Materials

Created with Sketch. Introduction 3:44

Created with Sketch. The Best Media for Sketchbook Work 3:11

Created with Sketch. Sketchnotes and Project Planning

Created with Sketch. How to Teach Your Students to Work with Sketchnotes 5:46

Created with Sketch. Project Planning, Brainstorming, and Preliminary Sketches 5:42

Created with Sketch. Exercises for Creativity

Created with Sketch. Drawing Exercises for Creativity 5:35

Created with Sketch. Brainstorming and Writing Exercises for Creativity 3:47

Created with Sketch. Exercises for Technical Skill

Created with Sketch. Drawing Ideas with Various Media 8:46

Created with Sketch. Drawing from Observation 8:21

Created with Sketch. Sketchbook Work and Daily Challenges

Created with Sketch. Benefits of Using a Sketchbook Challenge 7:30

Created with Sketch. When and How to Use Sketchbooks in Class

Created with Sketch. Conclusion 1:25

Created with Sketch. Unlock Certificate: 5 Questions

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Sketchbook Ideas that Really Work

3 PD Hours

  • 1 Explore how to use sketchbooks in a variety of ways in your art room

  • 2 Learn how to teach specific exercises that develop drawing skills and creativity

  • 3 Discover the benefits of artist challenges and learn how to find the time for sketchbook work

You may love the idea of having your students use sketchbooks in your art room, but setting up an effective system can be daunting. In this Learning Pack, you will explore a variety of drawing exercises, note-taking methods, and innovative ideas to help your students develop their creativity and drawing skills.

Nic Hahn

Nic Hahn

PRO Facilitator and Elementary Art Teacher

Nic Hahn, an elementary art teacher in Minnesota, and she has worked as an instructor for AOE. She also authors the popular blog “Mini Matisse.” She enjoys sharing creative ideas and positive musings about teaching. Nic has worked with learners from preschoolers through adults and has discovered she loves teaching at all levels.

Discussion

  • Rebecca Zartman

    The last video mentioned a resource but it is not there to download. Will you please add, 7 Tips for Observational Drawing, to the resources.

Resources

https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/ArtClassSketchnoteTemplate-1.pdf
https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/ElementsofArt-3.pdf
https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/10-Drawing-Exercises-to-Help-Develop-Creativity-1.pdf
https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/Drawing-Ideas-with-Various-Media-2.pdf
https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/10IdeasforDrawingfromObservation-1.pdf
https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/14DayDrawingChallenge-1.pdf
https://www.theartofed.com/content/uploads/2017/03/Creativity-Challenges-1-1.pdf

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