Many high school Painting / Fine Art students worry that their sketchbooks must be wild, gestural explorations, with layers of media exploding from each page. This sketchbook is a reminder that this is not always the case. Here, a sketchbook layout has been approached with the sophisticated eye of a graphic designer; each page taking on the aesthetic of a contemporary magazine.

24 creative sketchbook examples to inspire Art students

23 creative sketchbook examples to inspire high school Painting / Fine Art students. it could really help my artist's block.

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Stuck for what to write in your sketchbook? Here's a quick guide for writing annotations in you GCSE art sketchbook💖

Elly Smallwood This piece is done using acrylic with a very blotchy, abstract style, but has a frame point where they bring forward the eye by sketching it instead.

Alcohol Inks on Yupo

Elly Smallwood, acrylic sketch on paper - I like this brcause it uses multiple types of media. Instead of drawing on paper, sandpaper has been used to enhance the textures and be more creative.

Dimosthenis Prodromou Exploring the Human Form in Collage inspiration - Niki

Dimosthenis Prodromou - Exploring the Human Form in Collage

(have students do this before painting a portrait) Dimosthenis Prodromou; Paper, Assemblage / Collage "Niki" (Saatchi Online Artist) by marietta

Smoke Tutorial by portohle - How to Art

Hey, here's a tutorial I made for a smoke effect in photoshop. As an effect in a larger painting where it is only meant to give an impression, I would personally have .

black, blood, botanical, cafe, close up, color, Common fig, cut, deciduous, Decor, Delicious, Edible, elena yakubovich, exotic, farmers, fig, figs, flesh, fleshy, fluidity, focus, food, foreground, fresh, freshness, fruit, fruitage, garden, half, harvest, healthy, helix, interior, juicy, kitchen, loop, macro, nature, no people, orange, organic, paradise, purple, realism,

Fluidity 15 -fresh Fig- Elena Yakubovich Print by Elena Yakubovich. All prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days. Choose from multiple sizes and hundreds of frame and mat options.

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Embroidered Portraits by Maurizio Anzeri

Dazed & Confused June 2011 Issue - Collaboration between Richard Burbridge, Robbie Spencer and Maurizio favorite is Maurizio Anzeri.

A2 Art- Personal Investigation, Unit 3 (Natural Forms) | by Katie.Grimes

Sketchbook Work, page includes illustrated paper cut which i then worked into with glue gun to enhance some sections. The idea of adding the old book pages also reflects the botanical illustration route I am looking into.