You know the Doodle is starting to come into it’s own when CNN reaches out for ANOTHER interview with our resident Doodle Guru, Sunni Brown. This time they discussed the value of doodling in the workplace, in the classroom, and the future of visual literacy. If you’re unfamiliar with Sunni’s philosophies on Doodling (shame on you!), then this will be a great introduction. It’s very much in the same vein as Doodlers, Unite! (her TED talk), and gives a great description of what this Doodle[...]
A short list of things that are simultaneously fun and valuable: Crossword puzzles, children, techniques for creative problem-solving, and SXSW’s first-ever-of-all-time SketchCamp! If you find yourself at SXSW Interactive this year, you are officially invited to join us for the first session of its kind at this conference. SketchCamp – an open-space form of unconferencing designed for interactive learning – is now a global phenomenon. It was inspired by BarCamp and is one of those rare opportunities to have an immersive learning experience[...]
From TED.com: Studies show that sketching and doodling improve our comprehension — and our creative thinking. So why do we still feel embarrassed when we’re caught doodling in a meeting? Sunni Brown says: Doodlers, unite! She makes the case for unlocking your brain via pad and pen.