Making Sketchbooks

Step 1

Watch this video and see what artists all over the world are doing and have done in sketchbooks. They are not just a place to plan a final art piece, they are a piece of art themselves!

be sure to turn the sound on

Step 2

Take a look at cereal box sketchbooks other young artists have made:

Step 3


Gather your materials and get ready to get creative.

10 sheets of paper



tape and/or glue

a sharp pencil

any other found materials

Step 4

Click this video, follow the steps, and make your sketchbook! Press “autoplay” on the top right corner to pause at a step when you need.

Step 5

Do not forget to post your sketchbook on social media with the hashtag #catchingsummermemories

OR Upload to our google drive folder with your description and we'll include it on our website!!  Just click the icon below to get started!


Step 6

Check out “How to creatively fill up your sketchbook” capsule for ideas on how to get started in your sketchbook.