Category: Tutorial

How to Draw: Fish

How to draw Fish – Sketchnotes

You seemed to like my post about how to draw easter bunnies, so I thought why not adding another one about fishes. It is the same principle: take a geometric shape for the body like square, circle or oval. Add eyes, mouth and flappers — and build a fish.

How to draw Fish – Sketchnotes

Create a toolbox

The flappers can look really differently, heart-shaped, triangles, round or with corners. You can add patterns if you like but you don’t have to. It will be recognized as fishes anyways.

How to draw Fish – Sketchnotes

You can easily build new fishes from that toolbox.

How to draw Fish – Sketchnotes

Happy fishing!

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Diversity: Drawing people in Sketchnotes

Sketchnotes Menschen

Recently, I have come across a couple of exciting discussions around diversity in visualizations in my social media channels. One of those focused on how best to represent national diversity without resorting to stereotypes.

The proposals ranged from simple ones that suggested coloring figures differently to marking them with flags to visualize their origin.

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