Why bother sketching?

sketching the visual thinking power tool

We just found this great post about the joy of sketching…

Sketching provides a unique space that can help you think differently, generate a variety of ideas quickly, explore alternatives with less risk, and encourage constructive discussions with colleagues and clients.  

…and how to learn not to be afraid in doing that!

When you feel inadequate in your sketching, pause and reconsider your perspective. Don’t worry how well you draw. Instead, think of your sketching as visual thinking, which works regardless of your drawing quality. Ugly gets the job done just fine.

Read the full story here.