Why I slowed down blogging and started drawing on Walls

Northern Voice, Vancouver BC, 2008

Visual Thinking Notes


Why add visuals?

Different modalities
Cross culture and language
Open and inviting to meaning making (while text can be experienced as more declarative)
Beauty
Christine Valenza says visuals for: Relationship, Resonance, Reflection, Relevance, Rest

What do we mean by visuals?

  • Drawing
  • Photos
  • Videos

What it takes to add …

Drawings
  • Quiet your inner censor
  • Doodle
  • Add visual vocabulary
  • Watch/see others work
  • Practice

Videos

Photographs

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