I love the concept of sketchnoting. I didn't even know it existed as a legitimate job before I was first introduced to it by YouTuber Kimmaytube. She has a really neat video about hair showing her sketchnoting skills. I was so intrigued by it that I decided to try it out myself using various short YouTube videos.
Then I decided to take a little more time to think about how I wanted to illustrate the information and did the more elaborate sketchnotes from a presentation by Michio Kaku and another from Joe Rogan. I also started a third one but it's not done yet. These sketchnotes are relatively easy, because you can take your time to come up with ideas. Doing it live is a different story.
A couple months ago, I attended the Oprah LifeClass Tour in Toronto and decided to try it out on an Ipad with a simple software called Penultimate. I managed to doodle here and there but it's not easy!
Below is a compilation of my nicer notes including a quick portrait of each speakers (Deepak Choprah, Anthony Robbins, Iyanla Vanzant, Bishop TD Jakes and Oprah)
I also managed to illustrate a couple quotes: