How have artists used the sketchbook, and what has the sketchbook been for artists in the past? What can it be for artists today?

The sketchbooks appear here not necessarily for their 'name', but for different ways of thinking and seeing.


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How do artist's use the sketchbook? (.pdf handout)




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