Exercises to Build Sketchbook Skills
So, you understand the potential of sketchbooks and how they can enable creativity, and you have your sketchbook. The resources in this section of the Sketchbook Journey provide you with lots of ideas for practising sketchbooks skills and for beginning to understand how the sketchbook can be embedded in your day.
You will also find resources which relate to specific sketchbook projects, to help you deepen your exploration of what sketchbooks can be.
All the resources can be adapted for all age groups and the exercises below should be used regularly to help learners develop their sketchbook skills. Use them as standalone activities or embed them in wider projects.
Once you have introduced your learners to basic sketchbook skills, explore these short projects to help develop skills further and enhance creative thinking.