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The Artist and the Sketchbook

Cultivate a regular sketchbook practice to develop new ideas, stay accountable to your creative goals, and refine the direction of your work. Explore sketching, collaging, painting, and writing, as you investigate how the personal nature of an artist's sketchbook can catapult work to the next level. During one class meeting, handmade sketchbooks are made using an array of book construction methods. You will also review the history of artistsí sketchbooks and visit the Art Institute of Chicago for inspiration.

"It was very enjoyable dedicating time towards art-making at SAIC. The content of this class was absolutely fantastic and I have learned so much in just a short time that I will use in my art forever."
– Student of Artist and the Sketchbook

No class November 26, 2022

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Class meeting time 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Class meeting days Saturday
Building and room 280 Building, Room 308
Course number 2400
Course instructor To Be Announced