Episode 18: Sketchbooks

Do we use sketchbooks and what do we use them for?
- to collect ideas
-to organise thoughts
-to try out techniques
-to practice drawing

Do we use them on location or in the studio? Do we have just one sketchbook or several on the go at once? Do we have sketchbooks just for specific projects?

What do you physically look for in a sketchbook - e.g. size, shape, paper weight, spiral or stitched bound?

And perhaps the most important question - how crucial is drawing to the creative process? Listen to find out more!

Episode 18: Sketchbooks

Mentioned in this episode

Fashion and Textile Museum
https://www.ftmlondon.org/

Frank Bowling "My art is about paint not politics"
https://frankbowling.com/

Secrets of the Museum
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000f1xt

The Midnight Library
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52578297-the-midnight-library

Karen Stamper sketchbook courses
https://karenstampercollage.com/blog/online-concertina-sketchbook-course/

Pells Pool Lewes
https://www.pellspool.org.uk/

Pink Pig sketchbooks
https://www.the-pink-pig.co.uk/

Seawhite sketchbooks
https://www.seawhite.co.uk/

The music is Dear Autumn by Ikson and you can find it at https://soundcloud.com/ikson.