Sketchbook
& Journal Pages

I am passionate about sketching…anywhere.

Sketchbook Montage by Janet Takahashi

A montage of sketchbook pages.

Simple Tools by Janet Takahshi

Keep your tools simple while on the trail.

Sketching set up by Janet Takahashi

Carrying loose sketchbook pages (to be bound later) is an option.

Yosemite National Park

Sketching on the Merced River at Yosemite National Park.

MENDOCINO SEASIDE

Watercolor sketch of Hotel Del Coronado by Janet Takahashi

Hotel Del Coronado
San Diego, CA

Perouges, France watercolor sketch by Janet Takahashi

Perouges, France

One of my Travel Palettes

Gold Lake Lodge sketch

Gold Lake Lodge
High Sierra Lake District, CA

Miwok Village sketch by Janet Takahashi

Miwok Village,
Yosemite National Park

Janet Takahashi Fountain pen sketch while in car

FOUNTAIN PEN DRAWING

Chanterelle Mushroom watercolor by Janet Takahashi

Chanterelle (Mushroom)
Big Sur, CA

Painting in action by Janet Takahashi

Sketching in a restaurant

THANKSGIVING TABLE

East Brother Lighthouse, San Francisco Bay sketch by Janet Takahashi

LIGHTHOUSE BED & BREAKFAST
SAN FRANCISCO BAY, CA

Nature sketch page by Janet Takahashi

NATURE SKETCHBOOK PAGE

ARTICLE from society for calligraphy, Los angeles, CA

JUST DO IT!…Journaling

by Janet Takahashi
Just Do It Article - Page 1 by Janet Takaahashi
Just Do It Article - Page 2 by Janet Takaahashi
Just Do It Article - Page 3 by Janet Takaahashi
Just Do It Article - Page 4 by Janet Takaahashi

The only way to reap the benefits of a full-bodied, packed journal from cover-to-cover is to “Just Do It.” It is to just get started. Jump in. Make a decision to create with the most simple of tools; a pen or a pencil, and your journal. DOWNLOAD THE FULL ARTICLE HERE.