Drawing Inspiration Podcast

Exploring the joy of drawing with graphite, colored pencil and digital

12: Managing time and expectations around Inktober

Mike talks about having is art banned as well as more ink and brush pen talk and starting to draw at later in life. Mike then talks about his Inktober set-up, his first few sketches and the reflects on the stress as well as...

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Episode 11: Inktober and Gouache with Myriam Tillson

Mike finished his new urban sketching easel, does a couple more quick sketches and tries out some new inking solutions. Myriam Tillson then joins Mike to talk about her creative journey, gouache, Inktober and a crypt experience. ===== LINKS FROM THE SHOW ===== James...

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10: Watercolor with Anna Bucciarelli

Mike does some more outdoor watercolor work, prepares a new set of painting kits and finds out he may breathe like a creative. Mike is then joined by Canadian artist Anna Bucciarelli to talk about everything from watercolor to digital work, work/life balance, finding...

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09: Capturing and printing your art with Sam from Shoebox Studio

Mike provides updates on face painting, finding inspiration in PEI, Paperlike 2 and Inktober 2019. Mike then sits down with Sam from Shoebox Studio to talk about capturing and printing your art work. This is a must listen if you ever plan on making...

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08: Sketchnoting with Mike Rohde

Mike tries watercolor, talks about the Linea Instagram contest and watches makeup videos on YouTube. Mike then talks with the designer, illustrator and author Mike Rohde, the creator of Sketchnoting, about his journey from drawing cars as a kid to now inspiring others to...

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07: Are you a hobbyist, artist, student or teacher? Struggling with labels when you may feel like an impostor

Mike starts planning for a summer vacation, enjoys a meetup with local artists and does a live draw at an Apple Store as part of #TodayatApple. He also explores labels and impostor syndrome. This week’s artist is Lydia_Eliza on Instagram. ===== LINKS FROM THE...

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Latest from Instagram

Follow updates and new stories on my Instagram channel.

  • Inktober day 17 - Ornament. Do you see all of them? Swipe for the time lapse video #inktober2019 #inktober #ornament #illustration #drawing #procreate #digitalart
  • A little video from today’s Inktober. You can see I wandered a little bit.
  • Inktober day 16 - wild (mushroom) 😆 #inktober2019 #inktober #drawing #illustration #procreate #ipad
  • Inktober day 15 - legend. #inktober2019 #inktober #halloween #legendofsleepyhollow #art #digitalart #procreate
  • Thought it would be fun to post a video replay of this sketch I did. Using Procreate on the iPad
  • Inktober day 14 - overgrown. #inktober #inktober2019 #overgrown #illustration #artistsoninstagram #ev #digitalartist #procreate #gaspump