The Doodle Institute was recently featured in the new book called, “YOU, Inc.” which highlights Diane Bleck as one of the most successful case studies of Knowledge Entrepreneurs (people who turn their passion into a career and then share their knowledge with others).
“Diane is breaking new ground in online learning by creating a remarkable program that blends creativity and business skills that are needed to succeed in the Modern Information Age. We need more Visual Thinkers!”
These Courses will totally transform your life and your career! The DOODLE INSTITUTE is a collection of 150+ video lessons from Diane's 20-year career as a pioneer in the Graphic Facilitation industry.
"You can use the power of doodling, visual thinking and graphic recording to transform your life’s work."
This program is perfect for people who want to DISCOVER and IGNITE their own CREATIVITY!
Learn to doodle in 21 easy to follow lessons to teach you how to draw. From basic shapes to lines, patterns and bulle...LEARN MORE
Once you know the basics, there are literally hundreds of ways you apply doodling from early childhood, elementary an...LEARN MORE
You will build on the basics of doodling to understand more about the history of drawing. Once you know the history, ...LEARN MORE
This course is all about how to make your original drawings sparkle. And we will explore all the ways you can do...Learn More
As a creative person, you are also probably sensitive to the energy in the environment around you. This course i...Learn More
"Diane... a strong supporter and motivator to everything human. 👍👍👍"
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"This is a great program with great resources. Diane is a generous and skilled teacher who will get you past your limiting beliefs about being able to draw."
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"Thank you so much, Diane! You and the Doodle Friends gave me that extra kick to be braver and more fearless than I've ever been. Much much thanks and gratitude!"
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"Hola Diane, quiero felicitar por impartir tus conocimientos y experiencias, mujeres como tù valen y mucho...espero tener la oportunidad de tambièn compartir lo màs sublime de este mundo visual. Abrazos a la distancia."
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"Beautiful... I love your work. Keep on going and make the world a more colourful place. Keep sharing your heart with the world."
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"Diane, your dedication, passion and drive with this work is amazing. You really have continued to propel the visual industry forward. I'm honored to share this journey with you. You are also an amazing mom! Keep shining your light.
Welcome to the Doodle Institute. Below are some of our most Frequently Asked Questions. We hope you will sign up and join us. This program will surprise you at how much it transforms your life!
When does the Doodle Institute open again?
We open the Doodle Institute twice a year (in September & January).You will have immediate access to self-paced courses once you sign up.
How long does the course take to finish?
All the videos will be available to you right away. You can watch all the videos in a day or you can watch a video a day to really build your skills over time.
Who is the Doodle Institute designed for for?
The Doodle Institute was created for Teachers, Parents, Facilitators & Trainers. From infancy to industry, doodling has practical and powerful applications. Across the globe, people from all walks of life are doodling to help them communicate – to give visual representation and meaning to their ideas and to help others.
What if I'm not an artist?
Graphic Recording is about ideas not art. Once you know the basics, there are literally hundreds of ways you can apply these skills to your career.
What are the online courses like?
Each course has a series of videos and doodle lessons that include .pdf downloadable worksheet you can use to doodle along. Each video lesson is about 3-5 minutes long.
Can I download the worksheets?
Yes, you will find the worksheets in each section of your courses. These are a perfect tools to support you as you go through the course.
Is there a Facebook Group?
Yes, once you sign up you will be invited to join the Doodle Girl & Friends Facebook Community to connect with other students of the Doodle Institute. Make sure you introduce yourself and let us know that you are new so we can welcome you!
Diane has been a professional Graphic Facilitator for 20 years. An acclaimed speaker on CREATIVTY, she has worked with businesses large and small to help them BRING IDEAS TO LIFE.
As a VISUAL STRATEGIST, she believes in the power of using visual facilitation as a tool for critcal thinking, probelm solving and strategic planning. If you have a BIG IDEA, let's get to the whiteboard and DRAW IT OUT!
As a GRAPHIC FACILITATOR, Diane ensures that ideas are captured and documented and she has supported over 500 strategic planning sessions across the globe for the past twenty years. Clients include TEDMED, Wired Magazine, Consumer Reports, Coca-Cola, Google, Nike, Mars, Johnson & Johnson, and Disney.
As an INNOVATION EXPERT, she collaborates with her clients to create rich learning environments & experiences where everyone gets a fresh look at SCENARIO PLANNING and creating SOLUTIONS YOU CAN SEE.
Her SUPERPOWER is working with top business leaders and being able to quickly understand the COMPLEXITY of how rapidly business models are shifting so we can quickly create and deliver award-winning ACTION PLANS.