This is a great project you can be part of!
The Sketchbook Project is a traveling exhibition of artists’ sketchbooks (which also gets permanently housed at the Brooklyn Art Library, and will be digitally archived. You can participate and share your work with the world! They even send e-mails and texts about your book’s journey. You sign up, pay the small fee, get a sketchbook, fill it up, send it back, watch it travel the country! This little video infomercial about it explains everything in 96 seconds and is fun to watch.