From .net magazine, my article “Why the Doodle Matters.” You can read it on the .net website or download a PDF version of the article.
This article is from CNN.com Editor’s note: Editor’s note: Sunni Brown owns an information design firm and is a speaker and co-author of “GameStorming: A Playbook for Rule-breakers, Innovators and Changemakers.” She was recently named on Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business List and on the 10 Most Creative People on Twitter list. She spoke at the TED 2011 conference in Long Beach, California. (CNN) – Humans have been doodling in snow, in sand and on cave walls for more than 30,000 years. George[...]
Our last blog post on Robert McKee’s STORY Seminar was so beloved by McKee’s folks that they requested to use the visual notes as their marketing piece. Mia, Robert’s lovely wife, sent us this image to show how they juxtaposed my content with theirs. I know many of you are equally enamored with story as it pertains to marketing, sales, message development and, of course, screenwriting, so if you haven’t yet seen the notes, take a gander. The content is[...]
As I grow in my visual thinking work, it’s become abundantly clear that the story is 100 times more powerful than the visuals that support it (and am I going to get in trouble for saying that!) I’ve always known that visualizing crappy content is like putting lipstick on a pig, but the overwhelming importance of story, message, narrative, and arc is becoming part of my modus operandi like never before. So how does a girl get educated on story?[...]