This is my company…
and my community… …and their location.
I am a visual thinker.
What is ‘visual thinking?’
Visual thinking is the use of visualization for
learning and communication.
The transformation of verbal/auditory, text-
based information into a meaningful visual
Benefits of Visual Thinking
COMPREHENSION SAVE HUMAN
& INFORMATION TELL A RESOURCES
RETENTION COMPELLING &CAPITAL
*Adapted from Visual Language: Global Communication for the 21st Century by Robert E. Horn.
First, find someone you don’t know
and interview them:
1. What’s your name and
where did you grow up?
2. Name one thing you
enjoy about your present
3. How do you feel about
1. Each person take 30 seconds to describe a
topic, challenge, or method related to IxD.
2. As a group, choose content to visualize.
3. Have AT LEAST ONE illustrator draw the
elements of the topic using basic shapes (or
more if you feel comfortable).
All good visual displays start with BASIC shapes.
the circle the the rectangle
the stick the line