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January09

World Sketchnote Day is January 11th!

How cool is this! Leave it to Mike Rohde and our awesome friends at Sketchbook Army to create an international holiday for sketchnoting!   January 11th is World Sketchnote Day! Woot! If you love sketchnoting, appreciate the beauty that shines through someone’s sketchnote, or would simply like an excuse to pick up the pen and
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December06

Share a doodle of gratitude this holiday season

December is the month where I formally reflect on the year that’s been and think about the year that’s to come. With this reflection often comes gratitude: gratitude for the things we’ve done, lessons we’ve learned, people we’ve met and the people we’ve become.   While it’s nice to fill our own hearts with gratitude,
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November07

Sketchnoting as Visual Tone Poem

I just spent the week up at the Esalen Institute up in Big Sur, California. I was there for a workshop exploring relational constellations, a process I remember studying during my psychology days but never having any real experience with.   A person selects others to represent various roles and physically places them in standing
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October10

Can Anyone Really Draw? An open letter to a graphic recorder friend

It’s been building for a while now: the whole question about “art” and “drawing” and graphic recording. Do you have to be a professional artist to do what we do? Don’t you have to draw amazing images to be effective at your craft? And let’s face it head-on: can ANYONE really draw?   This question
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May16

How I break down my own barriers to help me draw forth more each day

Do any of these thoughts sound familiar to you?   “My drawings don’t deserve to be seen. After all, there are tons of other people out there who are better drawers and illustrators than me. Their images are the ones people want to see, not mine.”   “My book doesn’t deserve to be read. After
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