An Introduction To Visual Note-Taking
Tap into the power of your visual brain.
Reconnect to making marks by hand as you learn to use text, layout, imagery, and color within your notes to engage your visual brain and reach your full creative and professional potential.
Illustrated Instructional Videos
With each video lesson you'll not only learn about visual note-taking, you'll get to see it in action:
An overview of the course and the philosophy that guides it.
Techniques for writing text in a visual way.
How to tap into your built-in spatial reasoning skills.
Develop basic drawing skills to access your visual brain.
Add more visual engagement and meaning to your notes.
How to use visual note-taking as a learning tool.
Use visual notes to tackle the challenges you face in your professional and personal life.
Merge the verbal with the visual to become a better sharer of ideas.
A look back for perspective and a look forward to keep building.
Following each video lesson you'll get the opportunity to put into practice what you just learned with these resources:
A 100%-sketched set of 128 skill-building activities, all of which are designed to help you develop the skills you need to become a proficient visual note-taker.
A set of ready-to-use hand-sketched icons (in PNG and SVG format) plus an actionable guide that will walk you through the steps of building you own personalized visual vocabulary.
2022 Live Course
At the start of 2022 you'll get to tap into some live activities as part of this course! Check out the video below to learn more:
What Students Are Saying
Ready to start learning? Here's a recap of what you'll find within this course:
9 Modules of Illustrated Video Lessons
See visual thinking in practice while you learn the fundamentals.
Personal Learning Plan
Take action after each lesson as you develop your own personalized visual note-taking style.
The Verbal To Visual Notebook
Build your skills with these interactive and engaging activities.
Visual Vocabulary Pack
Use this pack to start building your own visual vocabulary.
Free Coaching Calls
Get access to one-on-one coaching calls at no additional cost!
In addition to all of the course materials described above, you'll also get access to the replays of these workshops (or join us live for the upcoming ones!):
Your Next 20 Icons
An opportunity to build your visual vocabulary in alignment with the topics you most frequently sketchnote.
Sketchnoting Layout: Find the Right Fit
In this workshop we explore different ways of organizing your visual notes on the page so that you can find an approach that works well for you.
Sketchnoting During One-on-One Meetings
In this workshop we explore how you can take helpful visual notes during a one-on-one meeting without losing the sense of connection.
Hierarchy with Handwriting
Learn how to develop and use a few different handwritten fonts within your sketchnotes to help the big ideas stand out while keeping the details clear.
Shading Your Sketchnotes
In this workshop you'll learn how to add shading to your sketchnotes to help your images pop off the page.
Get this Course
Are you ready to start building your sketchnoting skills?