Lesson #1 - About Deb

In this video you will learn about how this course will work and how to follow it to maximize your results from this course

Lesson #2 - Success Path

This video will help you get started and show you the best way to succeed with The Drawing Lab.

Lesson #3 - Your First Cow

It's time to draw! This will help you loosen up and also serve as a way for you to gauge your progress through the course.

Lesson #1 - Deb's Rules

Learn Deb's rules of drawing so you can be successful with this course!

Lesson #2 - Marks

Learn how to break down the language of drawing into it's most fundamental level... Marks!

Lesson #3 - Drawing Tools

Gather the tools you need! I'll show you how you can use them to make your mark.

Lesson #4 - Sketchbooks

Create a sketchbook to keep track of your progress and the progress of your students.

Lesson #1 - Senses Overview

In this video you will learn how to draw with your senses. Sounds fun, right?

Lesson #2 -  Listen Lesson

This lesson will teach you how to learn to draw what you hear and become more aware of how your sense of hearing translates into drawing.

Lesson #3 - Listen Nuts & Bolts

Here's how it all comes together! Use these tools to draw what you hear.

Lesson #1 - Touch Lesson

Learn how physical contact, or touch, can influence and inspire you to create and draw.

Lesson #2 -  Touch Nuts & Bolts

In this video we dive into how you can 'draw to your sense of touch'.

Lesson #1 - Smell Lesson

We all know the power of smell when it comes to memory, but how can we draw those smells? That's what you'll learn in this video.

Lesson #2 -  Smell Nuts & Bolts

Get ready to draw what you smell! Learn how to gather your materials and get drawing with your nose.

Lesson #1 - Taste Lesson

Use your sense of taste to draw what your mouth is experiencing.

Lesson #2 -  Taste Nuts & Bolts

Get your favorite foods together and get ready to draw what you taste!

Lesson #1 - Look Lesson

Use your eyes to see what inspires you to draw.

Lesson #2 -  Look Nuts & Bolts

Here's what you need to get started as you draw what your eyes can see.

Lesson #1 - Emotions

Emotions are a great indicator of how you should draw. This video teaches you how introspection can be used as inspiration.

Lesson #2 -  Self Portrait Lesson

It's time to draw a self-portrait! Are you ready?

Lesson #3 -  Self Nuts & Bolts

Here's what you'll need to draw your self-portrait.

Lesson #1 - Obstacle Course

Get ready to let your mind do its thing as we wrap up the last 7 weeks!

Lesson #2 -  Cow Assessment

Comparing your first cow to your second cow you'll see a difference between the two.

Lesson #3 -  What's Ahead

In this video you will learn about how this course will work and how to follow it to maximize your results from this course

Deb Putnoi


Deborah Putnoi is a visual artist, educator and researcher. Putnoi has an M.Ed. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, a 5th Year Graduate Degree from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and a B.A./B.F.A. from Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts (joint degree program). She has shown her work in solo and group exhibitions nationally. She is represented by the Barbara Gillman Gallery in Miami, FL, the Gail Severn Gallery in Ketchum, ID, the Clark Gallery in the Boston area and Atelier 31 in the Seattle area.