— Chiu-Ki Chan (@chiuki) March 19, 2015
I started with a single black pen, added a gray marker as I experimented with shading.
— Chiu-Ki Chan (@chiuki) May 11, 2015
My friend saw the little gray hearts and suggested that I get the primary colors, which was perfect since I was about to attend Google I/O.
— Chiu-Ki Chan (@chiuki) May 28, 2015
The overwhelmingly positive reaction I got for my sketchnotes gave me the confidence to try drawing as well, which, mind you, I grew up believing that I cannot draw. It was a pleasant surprise to discover the joy of copying and coloring.
— Chiu-Ki Chan (@chiuki) November 4, 2015
When I first wrote about sketchnoting, I said there is no way I can draw portraits. Guess what, I do that now!
— Chiu-Ki Chan (@chiuki) March 30, 2016
— Chiu-Ki Chan (@chiuki) June 16, 2016
I have seen many other engineers start sketchnoting since I posted my first sketchnote last year, and it was been absolutely delightful. Wanna get started? Here are some resources: